Update on Incident at 4700 South Kirkwood
April 30, 2006 -- Charges have
been filed against a suspect arrested in the fatal shooting of
a man at 4700 South Kirkwood about 7:10 p.m. on April 3, 2006.
The suspect, David King Jr. (b/m, DOB 12/17/85),
is charged with murder in the 180th State District Court.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant M. Newcomb and
Officer T. Huynh reported:
The victim, Ivan Alejandro Carrera, was driving
through the apartment complex and was approached by King and shot
in the head. King, who is a Hurricane Kartrina evacuee, told investigators
that he shot Carrera because he gave him an ugly look in the parking
lot of the apartment complex.
Updated: NJM 4/30/06
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