Dontay Jerome Leonard, 28, Bayou Body Count No. 60

The body of a man who had been fatally shot was found on a far southwest-side street early Monday morning, Houston police say.

Dontay Jerome Leonard, 28, was pronounced dead at the scene in the 6300 block of Berkridge about 1:45 a.m.

A driver saw the body lying in the street and called 911. Leonard had been shot several times.

"At this time, there are no known witnesses nor suspects," HPD says.

Anyone with information in 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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