The Houston Police Department is investigating the fatal shooting of one man and the wounding of two other persons at 13100 Cullen Boulevard about 2:10 a.m. on Sunday (Nov. 23).
The deceased victim, William J. Whitfield, 31, was pronounced dead at the scene. Two other victims, a man, 54, and a woman, 38, were transported to an area hospital with non-life-threatening wounds, HPD reported.
“Mr. Whitfield began arguing with an unknown male after leaving the S & S Sports Bar at the above location,” HPD Homicide Division Sergeants T. Pool, C. Sturdivant and Senior Police Officers S. Straughter and D. Arnold reported. “Soon after, several suspects began shooting at Whitfield. He and two of his relatives were struck. The suspects fled the scene in unknown vehicles.”
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.