Update on Incident at 7170 Parker
January 11, 2006 -- A suspect
has been identified and charged with murder in the shooting of
a man at 7170 Parker about 8 p.m. on Monday, January 9, 2005.
The victim has been identified as Tony Jefferson,
30. He suffered a gunshot wound and was pronounced dead at the
The suspect, Charles
Anthony Grant (b/m DOB: 07-19-87), is charged with murder
in the 208th State District court.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant M.D. Newcomb and
Officer A. Mares reported:
According to witnesses, Jefferson was involved
in a verbal argument with Grant in front of the apartment complex
at 7170 Parker. During the altercation, Grant pulled a handgun
and shot Jefferson. Grant fled the scene on foot.
Anyone with information in the whereabouts of
Grant is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600
or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
For additional information, please
contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.