Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 11000 Kinghurst

Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 11000 Kinghurst about 9:15 p.m. on Thursday (Sept. 11).

The victim, Saul Cifuentes, 28, of Houston, was pronounced dead at the scene.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant T. Pool and Senior Police Officer S. Straughter reported:

Mr. Cifuentes and his brother went to an apartment complex at the above address to meet an individual regarding a craigslist ad for a PlayStation 4 system the individual said he was selling.  After arriving at the location, Cifuentes and his brother were met by an unknown black male suspect who demanded money from them.  Following a brief exchange of words, the suspect shot Cifuentes and then fled on foot.  Paramedics arrived and pronounced Cifuentes deceased.  His brother was not injured.

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.