Incident at 11500 Keegans Ridge
November 1, 2006 -- Charges
have been filed against two suspects wanted in the fatal shooting
of a man at 11500 Keegans Ridge about 6 a.m. today (Nov. 1).
The suspects, identified as Billy
Joe Whiteside (b/m, DOB 9/10/76) and Domingo
Alan Valle (H/m, DOB 12/30/79) remain at large. Both are charged
with murder in the 177th State District Court for their roles
in the killing of Brandon Dean, 21, of 7500 Creekbend.
Dean sustained multiple gunshot wounds and was
pronounced dead at the scene.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant P. Motard and
Officer C. Abbondandolo reported:
Witnesses reported seeing Mr. Dean and two companions
sitting in Dean's vehicle in the parking lot of the apartment
complex when a brown or bronze colored Lincoln Navigator pulled
along side of them. One or more of the suspects exited the Navigator
and began shooting at the victims. All three victims were hit
by gunfire and Dean died at the scene. The suspects fled in the
Investigators have questioned the other victims
who were treated at an area hospital. The dispute may have been
drug-related. The HPD SWAT team later responded to a shooting
call at the same location about 12 p.m. today (Nov. 1) which may
have been related to the earlier shooting. One female suspect
was taken into custody and is currently being questioned.
NJM/ JFC 11/1/06
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