Update on Incident at 5560 Gasmer
June 17, 2005 -- A suspect has
been arrested and charged in the fatal shooting of a man at 5560
Gasmer about 10:40 p.m. on September 26, 2003.
The suspect, Taymarius Juane Jones (b/m DOB:
2-16-84), was arrested on Tuesday (June 14) and charged with capital
murder in the 228th State District Court. The victim, Mohammad
Rahman, 35, suffered a gunshot wound to the chest.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant M. K. Peters and
Officer K. P. Carr reported:
Rahman was working at a convenience store when
Jones entered the business and shot him. After Jones shot Rahman,
he was observed carrying a 12-pack of beer as he fled the store.
Jones discharged his weapon into the air as he was running off.
Other witnesses were inside the store when this incident occurred.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.