A man was shot several times and his car was stolen down on Almeda Road yesterday.
Police report that Houston firefighters discovered the body of Derrick Melvin, 34, at a motel in the 13600 block of Almeda shortly before noon Thursday.
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He had been shot several times, police said, and was pronounced dead at the scene. Durther investigation showed Melvin's car was missing.
It's a gray 2006 Chevrolet Impala with Texas license plates 979-VPK.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of the Impala or about this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
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