Incident at 6771 Westbranch #3205
September 13, 2006 -- Charges
have been filed against a suspect in the fatal shooting of a juvenile
male at 6771 Westbranch #3205 about 12:05 a.m. on June 2, 2006.
The suspect, Jeffery Charles Mitchell (b/m, DOB
01-27-84) is charged with murder in the 351st State District Court.
He is accused in the killing of Andre Mayberry, 15, who died from
multiple gunshot wounds after being found on the parking lot of
his apartment complex.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant T.R. Hernandez
and Officer X. E. Avila reported:
The suspect was arrested on an unrelated robbery
case and is being held at the Harris County Jail. A pistol recovered
during the robbery investigation was processed for evidence and
found to match evidence left at the murder scene. In addition,
friend's of Mitchell were re-interviewed and enough information
was obtained to file charges of murder. Mitchell admitted to being
present at the time of the shooting but denied any involvement.
Update GO/NJM 9-13-06
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