POLICE Department

Update: Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Shooting at 3360 Alice

February 14, 2017 - Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 3360 Alice at about 6:45 p.m. on February 5.  

The suspect, LaFredrick Johnson (b/m, 30), is charged with murder in the 230th State District Court.  He is accused in the killing of Alvin Reid, 37, of Louisiana, who died at the scene.  

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

HPD Homicide Division Officers T. Ferguson and R. Ridel reported:

HPD patrol officers responded to a shooting at the above address.  Upon arrival, they found Mr. Reid in a grassy area of an apartment complex parking lot.  He was pronounced deceased by Houston Fire Department paramedics. 

Witnesses reported seeing a gray four-door sedan leaving the scene.  

Further investigation identified Johnson as a suspect in this case.  He was taken into custody on Monday (February 13) without incident.  

suspect LaFredrick Johnson
suspect LaFredrick Johnson

Update: VHS/JKS 2-14-17
KJS/JFC 2-7-17
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