Incident at 13355 Force
September 22, 2007 - Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the fatal
shooting of a man found in the 6100 block of Dashwood about 10:45 p.m.
on August 22, 2007.
The suspect, identified as Antonio Cuevas (H/m, DOB 4-11-90), is
charged with murder in the 180th State District Court.
The victim, identified as Miguel Angel Rojas of 7003 Beechnut #609,
suffered gunshot wounds to the torso and was pronounced dead at the
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant L.A. Flores and G. Gonzales and Officers
B.D. Evans and R. Moreno reported:
HPD officers responding to a shooting call discovered Rojas lying on
the northside of the block. According to witnesses, while walking on
Dashwood, Rojas was approached and shot by the front seat passenger of a
dark colored vehicle.
Investigators have determined that Cuevas, a member of a rival group,
approached and challenged Rojas' group's affiliation. Once Rojas
claimed allegiance to the rival group, he was shot and killed by
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