Two Arrested, Two Sought in Fatal Stabbing at 8810 Jensen

November 10, 2009 - Houston police homicide investigators are asking for the public's assistance in locating two suspects wanted in the fatal stabbing of a man at 8810 Jensen about 3:10 a.m. on Monday (Oct. 5).

Wanted Suspect Richard Montalvo
Wanted Suspect Alfonso Montalvo

Alfonso Montalvo (H/m, DOB: 1-19-80) and his brother, Richard Montalvo (H/m, DOB: 10-24-90), are charged with murder in the 228th State District Court and are believed to have fled to Mexico. Photos of the Montalvos are attached to this news release.

Two other suspects, Guillermo Castro Montalvo (H/m, DOB: 5-2-89) and Erick Antonio Dono (H/m, DOB: 6-14-89), are in custody and also charged with murder. The four males are accused in the killing of Melvin Paz Sanchez, 23, of Houston, who suffered stab wounds to his torso and was pronounced dead at Ben Taub General Hospital.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant A. Carrillo and Senior Police Officer H. Chavez reported:

Mr. Sanchez was at a bar at 8810 Jensen when he was assaulted by four persons, described only as Hispanic males. During the assault, Sanchez was stabbed several times. A second person inside the bar was also stabbed and robbed. That male victim, 24, was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital and is expected to recover from his injuries.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Alfonso and Ricardo Montalvo is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

Update JFC/JKS 11-10-09
JFC/VHS 10-6-09
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For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200 .

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