Incident at 12400 Hodges

June 23, 2007 - Charges are pending against a suspect being questioned in the fatal stabbing of a man at 12400 Hodges about 7:05 p.m. on Friday (June 22).

The victim, 19, suffered a stab wound to his chest and was transported to Memorial Hermann Hospital where he was pronounced dead. His identity is pending notification to family members by the Harris County Medical Examiner’s office.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeants M. Dillingham and T. Huynh reported:

The suspect and the victim were involved in a fight when the suspect stabbed the victim on his chest. The suspect sustained an injury to his left ear, which required minor medical attention.

The investigation is continuing.

GO 6-23-07
Inc #092272007

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