Update on Incident at 6240 Antoine
December 19, 2006 -- Charges
have been filed against a suspect arrested in fatal shooting of
a man at 6240 Antoine about 12:50 p.m. on December 14, 2006.
The suspect, Michael Deshawn Morse (b/m, DOB
8/22/89), is charged with murder in the 232nd State District Court.
He is accused in the killing of Daryl Hunter, 20, of 6240 Antoine
#359. Mr. Hunter suffered a gunshot wound and was taken to Ben
Taub General Hospital where he later died.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant D. Crain and Officer
R. Chappell reported:
HPD officers responded to a shooting call at
the Sterling Grove Apartments and found Mr. Hunter with a gunshot
A follow-up investigation identified Morse as
the suspect who fatally shot Hunter. He was arrested without incident
on Monday (Dec 18).
Updated: NJM/JFC 12/19/06
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