January 26, 2015 - Charges have been filed against a second suspect arrested in the fatal shooting of a man found at 9400 Ketchwood Drive about 10:25 p.m. on October 13.
The suspect, Brock Orlando Thomas (b/m, 22), is charged with capital murder in the 230th State District Court. A photo of suspect Thomas is attached to this news release.
Another suspect, Phil Anthony Smallwood (b/m, 25), was previously arrested and charged with capital murder in the same court.
The victim, Jonathan Wilkerson, 29, was pronounced dead at the scene.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant M. Dillingham and Officer V. McLean reported:
HPD patrol officers responded to a shooting call at the above address and found Mr. Wilkerson lying in the street, deceased.
A preliminary investigation led to the identification of Smallwood as a suspect in this case. On November 6, he was arrested without incident. Further investigation developed information that identified Thomas as the second suspect in this case. He was arrested on Friday (January 23) without incident.
Brock Orlando Thomas
Phil Anthony Smallwood
UPDATE: KJS/JFC 11-10-14
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