Incident at 6026 Bender Road
May 9, 2006 -- A homeowner shot
and killed one of two intruders in her home at 6026 Bender Road
on Monday, May 9, 2006 at about 3 a.m.
According to Houston Police Department Homicide
Division Sergeant L.A. Flores and Officer P. Yochum, the homeowner,
Francisca Alvarez Carter, stated she confronted the unknown suspect
while he was trying to commit a robbery. Carter shot the suspect
once in the head. The suspect died at the scene.
A second suspect described only as a skinny black
male was seen leaving in a four-door Cadillac. That vehicle was
later found in a ditch about one block south of the scene.
Anyone with information about this incident is
asked to contact the Houston Police Department Homicide Division
at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
AW/ JFC 5-9-06
Inc # 072355306
information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at