Update on Incident at 1500 Gale
November 30, 2006 -- Charges
have been filed against a suspect arrested in the fatal shooting
of a man at 1500 Gale about 4 a.m. on October 15, 2006.
The suspect, Derrick Waiters (b/m, DOB 2/26/88)
is charged with murder in the 184th State District Court. He is
accused in the killing of Reginald Jackson, 38, who suffered multiple
gunshot wounds and died at the scene.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeants B. Roberts and
D. Crain and Officer J. Sosa reported:
Houston police officers responded to a shooting
call at 1500 Gale. Upon arrival, officers found Mr. Jackson's
body lying along the side of the curb. In the follow-up investigation,
a suspect's name was developed and investigators arrested Waiters
about 1:30 a.m. on Wednesday (Nov. 29).
Updated: NJM/JFC 11/30/06
additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs
Division at 713-308-3200.