Manhunt underway for suspect in fatal west Harris County shooting

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – Authorities in Harris County are on the lookout for a suspect who fatally shot a man in a west Harris County neighborhood on a Saturday afternoon. The incident took place in a grassy alleyway near Clay and Greenhouse off Silverhawk Drive, just blocks away from the victim’s residence. The victim, identified as 20-year-old Jyron Johnson, was shot multiple times by the suspect during what officials believe was a meeting between the …

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Shooting Spree: 11 Gun Violence Incidents Rock Houston and Harris County Weekend

Houston, Texas experienced a weekend of bloodshed with a total of 11 shootings reported by ABC13 on Saturday and Sunday, leaving a trail of tragedy across the city and Harris County. Among the incidents, four were fatal, including a disturbing murder-suicide in Kashmere Gardens where a woman was found stabbed to death and her husband was discovered with a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Lieutenant R. Willkens of the Houston Police Department described the scene as haunting, …

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Shooting Incident Leaves One Dead in North Harris County: Authorities Investigating

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – Harris County authorities are currently investigating a fatal deputy-involved shooting that took place in north Harris County on Thursday. The incident occurred in the 15400 block of Sellers Road, where a deputy responded to reports of an aggravated assault and/or gunfire. Upon arriving at the scene, the deputy encountered a male individual and ultimately fired his weapon, resulting in the man being fatally wounded. The man was pronounced dead at the …

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Man Indicted for Murder in Shooting of 9-Year-Old Girl in Harris County

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – A man has been indicted for the murder of 9-year-old Arlene Alvarez in the Gulfgate area in 2022, announced the Harris County District Attorney’s Office on Wednesday. The shooting occurred when Arlene and her family were on their way to get pizza on Valentine’s Day. Tony Earls Jr. was at the Chase Bank when he was robbed at gunpoint around 9:30 p.m. He fired at the robber as they were running …

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HARRIS COUNTY Murder Suspect Arrested After Flashing Cash Before Ambush at Gas Station

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – A 21-year-old suspect, Tyreq Sanders, has been arrested and charged with murder in connection to the death of 30-year-old Gary Houston. The incident took place at a gas station in north Harris County, where Houston was ambushed and fatally shot multiple times following a possible verbal dispute on December 20. Sanders, accused of flaunting a wad of cash before the attack, has been taken into custody and is currently being held …

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Murder Charge Filed Against Woman in Harris County Shooting Case

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – Authorities have charged a 25-year-old woman, Joikeira K. Keys, with murder in connection to the fatal shooting of 21-year-old Ashley Holmes back in February. Holmes was discovered with a gunshot wound at a residence on Doubletree Park Drive in the 22300 block by Harris County Precinct 4 deputies. According to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office, the suspected shooter had left the scene before law enforcement arrived. Thankfully, the three other adults …

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Carjacking Suspect Captured after Brutal Attack on 83-Year-Old Great-Grandmother in Harris County

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas (KTRK) – A man accused of violently attacking an 83-year-old great-grandmother during an alleged carjacking in the Aldine area has been apprehended by Harris County sheriff’s deputies. Quinton Montgomery was captured on Monday night, just five days after disturbing videos of the attack were first aired by ABC13. The incident took place outside La Michoacana on Aldine Mail Route Road last Thursday. The 83-year-old victim, Lydia Sanchez, was leaving the grocery store …

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Murder Charge Filed Against Son in Death of Mother in Harris County

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – A man has been taken into custody and charged with the murder of his mother in north Harris County. The Harris County Sheriff’s Office reported that the tragic incident occurred on Verde Trails Drive in the area. Deputies responded to a distress call at around 10 p.m. on Saturday but initially found no signs of suspicious activity in the neighborhood. Following a subsequent alarm at the same residence an hour later, …

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Parkland Parents Condemn Kamala Harris for ‘Photo-Op’ at Shooting Site

Parkland, Florida – Parents of the Parkland shooting victims expressed their disappointment in Vice President Kamala Harris for what they deemed as a “photo-op” during her visit to the site of the tragic incident. The families of the victims criticized Harris for using the visit as a way to boost her image without taking any substantive actions to address gun violence. In a statement released to the media, the parents pointed out that Harris failed …

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Gun Safety Summit: Kamala Harris Urges States to Strengthen ‘Red Flag’ Laws

Parkland, Florida – Vice President Kamala Harris made a poignant visit to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School on Saturday, the site of a tragic shooting that claimed 17 lives in 2018. Harris met with families of the victims and walked the hallways of the school, which will see one of its buildings demolished later this year. During her visit, Harris called for states to strengthen their laws on seizing firearms from high-risk individuals. Specifically, she …

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