Store owner killed in afternoon robbery

Sahib Ali Khan, 58, Bayou Body Count No. 254

An afternoon robbery yesterday left a northside store owner dead from multiple stab wounds, police say.

Sahib Ali Khan, 58, of Cypress, was in his store in the 3500 block of Elysian about 3:15 p.m. when a male entered, police say.

The store was closed for remodeling. "At some point, Khan was stabbed," police say.

The suspect took some property and left on foot. 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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