POLICE Department

Photo of Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Shooting at 3100 Collingsworth

February 17, 2016 - Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the fatal shooting of a man at 3100 Collingsworth about 6:10 a.m. today.

The suspect, Treveon Jones (b/m, 18), is charged with murder in the 232nd State District Court.  A photo of Jones is attached to this news release.

The victim, Frederick L. Wallace, 40, was pronounced dead at the scene.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeants M. Brady and J. Burton reported:

Prior to the incident, Mr. Wallace assaulted his common-law wife in a parking lot near the above address.  She then called family members, including her son, Treveon Jones, to get her.  When Jones and another male arrived, the woman was sitting in Wallace's vehicle along with three young children.  Jones and the other male removed the woman and children from the vehicle and Wallace then began driving away from the scene.  Jones then fired multiple shots at the vehicle and fatally struck Wallace.  

The investigation is continuing.

suspect Treveon Jones
KJS/JFC 2-17-16
Inc. #020886116

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