HOUSTON — 5/4 update from Houston police: "Houston police have identified, questioned and released a person of interest in the fatal shooting of a man at 2002 Runnels Street that occurred about 1:15 p.m. on Sunday (May 2)".
A man was killed Sunday in a shooting in downtown Houston. Police said they're working to identify a person of interest in the shooting and are also trying to find others who may have seen what happened.
Police said 26-year-old Kristen Askew lived across the street and was walking from his residence to get groceries when he was involved in a fight with a man on a bicycle.
Houston police said the man on the bike rode away immediately after the shooting and is considered a person of interest in the case.
Police said they'd also like to talk to others who were in the area who may have seen what happened.
Anyone with information can call the Houston Police Department Homicide Division at 713 308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-8477 (TIPS).
Editor's note: Because police have found the person they called a person of interest, and have questioned and released him, we've removed the photo.