POLICE Department

Suspect Charged, Wanted in Man's Death at 8900 Irvington

October 26, 2015 - Charges have been filed against a suspect wanted in the death of a man found at 8900 Irvington about 9:05 a.m. on Sunday (October 25). 

The suspect, Charles Everett Walton (b/m, 42), is charged with murder in the 176th State District Court.  He is accused in the killing of Abraham Soto, 45, of Houston.  Soto's cause and manner of death is pending an autopsy by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.  

A photo of suspect Walton is attached to this news release.  

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant W. Elsbury and Senior Police Officer R. Martinez reported:  

HPD patrol officers responded to a person down call at the above address.  A witness called 9-1-1 and told officers Walton admitted to killing Mr. Soto.  A preliminary investigation and evidence from the scene were consistent with witness statements and a murder charge was filed on Walton.  

Walton is currently at-large and anyone with information on his whereabouts is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.  

Charles Everett Walton
Charles Everett Walton
VHS/JFC 10-26-15
Inc. #137515815

For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.