Update on Incident at 802 Country Place #87
January 6, 2006 -- Charges have
been filed against a suspect wanted in the fatal stabbing of a
31-year-old man that occurred at 802 Country Place #87 on Thursday,
January 5, 2006 around 3:05 a.m.
The suspect, Michael Franklin Matos (H/m DOB
5/30/82), is charged with murder in the 262nd State District Court
and is still at-large.
According to Houston Police Department Homicide
Division Officers T.R. Cunningham and B.D. Evans, patrol officers
responding to the location learned that Nickey C. Cunningham,
31, had been stabbed multiple times in the chest and died from
those injuries. Witnesses told investigators that the suspect,
Michael Franklin Matos, is the former roommate of the victim and
that he could be headed to Florida.
He was last seen driving a 2005 Ford F-350 17-foot
U-Haul truck with Arizona plates AA91027. The truck has the standard
Anyone with information on Matos' whereabouts
or has seen the U-Haul truck are asked to call the Houston Police
Department at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
Updated: NJM/AW 1-6-06
AW/ MES 1-5-06
Inc # 002296806
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.