CYPRESS (Covering Katy News) – The Harris County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an overnight murder at the Commons at Hollyhock Apartments located at 5751 Greenhouse Road. Deputies were called to the scene at about 1:40 a.m. Thursday.
“Upon arrival, units found an adult male in a common area of the complex. The male suffered multiple gunshot wounds,” said a sheriff’s office report.
The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. He is identified as Frederick Kennedy.
“Approximately four males were witnessed fleeing the scene,” the Sheriff’s Office report said.
Robbery is believed to be the motive.
The apartment complex is across the road from Cypress Lakes High School between West Little York Road and Clay Road.
Detectives were seen entering and exiting a second-floor apartment at the complex. They were also seen using flashlights to look for potential evidence on the landing outside that apartment. The investigation is active and ongoing according to the Sheriff’s Office statement.
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