Update on Incident at 503 El Dorado Boulevard
February 2, 2007 -- Houston
police have arrested both suspects involved in the fatal shooting
and stabbing of a man at 503 El Dorado Boulevard #1600 on January
31, 2007 at 9:10 p.m.
The victim is identified as Jeremy A. Billot,
21, of 503 El Dorado Boulevard #1600. He sustained multiple gunshot
and stab wounds and was pronounced dead at Memorial Hermann Hospital.
The suspects, John Paul Barre’ (w/m, DOB:
4/4/84) and Nathyiron Pernell Howard (b/m, DOB: 5/29/78), were
arrested and charged with capital murder in the 209th State District
Court. Investigators arrested Howard on February 1, 2007 at 9:15
HPD Homicide Division Sergeants T. Huynh and
D. Crain reported:
During the course of the investigation, it was
determined that Barre’ and Howard were acquaintances of
Mr. Billot. Barre’ and Howard conspired to rob Billot of
drugs and money in his apartment where they shot and stabbed him
multiple times. Barre’ was arrested at the scene and Howard
fled on foot. Suspects Barre’ and Howard are both Katrina
Updated: JGA/JFC 2/2/07
additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs
Division at 713-308-3200.