Update on Incident at 4400 Hershe
December 4, 2006 -- Charges
have been filed against two suspects arrested and two other suspects
wanted for the fatal shooting of a man at 4400 Hershe on July
Two suspects, Leroy Sattiewhite (b/m, DOB 7/18/84)
and Zebulun Dow (b/m, DOB 9/12/85) were identified and taken into
custody. Two additional suspects, Mark
Chase (b/m, DOB 8/26/84) and Jabarie
Jerrell Alfred (b/m, DOB 5/30/85) are still at-large. All
are charged with murder in the 338th State District Court. They
are accused in the killing of Michael Gaines, 31, of 4604 Bennington.
Photos of the wanted suspects are attached to this news release.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant A. Carrillo and
Officer H. Chavez report:
On July 23, 2006, at approximately 4:30 a.m.,
Houston police officers responded to a shooting call at 4400 block
of Hershe. Upon arrival, the officers discovered Mr. Gaines lying
in the street. He sustained a gunshot wound to the chest and was
pronounced dead at the scene. Neighbors reported hearing gunshots
in the area earlier that morning.
Updated: NJM/ GO 12/4/06
additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs
Division at 713-308-3200.