Monday, May 18, 2020

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 5000 Ridgeway Drive

Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 5000 Ridgeway Drive about 9 p.m. on Sunday (May 17).

The victim, Cameron Johnson, 23, was transported by private vehicle to Ben Taub General Hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

HPD Homicide Division Detectives N. Sharp and K. Fregia reported:

Mr. Johnson was found lying in the driveway of a residence at the above address, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.  A neighbor assisted him and took him to the hospital where he died from his wounds.

Johnson did not live at the above address but is believed to have been visiting a friend.  Possible witnesses who were with Johnson at the time of the shooting left the scene prior to the arrival of HPD patrol officers.

Witnesses reported seeing a white SUV or mini-van fleeing the scene directly after the shooting.  

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