HOUSTON, TX — The Houston Police Department (HPD) is actively investigating the fatal shooting of a man identified as Jalenn Bullock, 29, found unresponsive in an apartment at 9555 Crofton Street. The tragic discovery was made around 1:35 p.m. on Saturday, August 5.
HPD patrol officers responded to the scene after a friend of Mr. Bullock found him in the apartment. Houston Fire Department paramedics pronounced him deceased at the scene.
Witnesses at the location provided crucial information, informing officers that two to three individuals were seen running out of the apartment following the sound of gunshots. One person of interest in the case has been described as a tall and skinny black male with red, short “twisty” hair.
Authorities are urging anyone with information related to this fatal shooting to come forward. The HPD Homicide Division can be reached at 713-308-3600, and anonymous tips can be submitted to Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
The investigation is ongoing, and the community is anxiously awaiting updates on this alarming incident. The police are determined to apprehend those responsible and are asking for the public’s assistance in achieving justice for Mr. Bullock.