Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 9678 Azeem

Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 9678 Azeem about 11:30 p.m. on Sunday (September 28).

The victim, Siryon Ishmael, 58, of the above address, was transported to an area hospital and pronounced dead.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant T. Simmons and Officer S. Overstreet reported:

Mr. Ishmael’s roommate heard him come home and then heard a gunshot.  The roommate found Ishmael lying on the floor to the entrance to the home with a gunshot wound.  A neighbor, while inside her room, reported hearing shouting and someone demanding money prior to the shooting.

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.