POLICE Department

UPDATE:  Suspect Arrested, Charged in Fatal Shooting at 12100 Teaneck Street

September 28, 2017 - Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the fatal shooting of a man found at 12100 Teaneck Street about 1:55 p.m. on August 19.

The male suspect, 15, has been referred to Harris County Juvenile Probation Department authorities on a charge of capital murder.  Because he is a juvenile, his identity and photo are not available for release.

The victim, Preston Alan Blue, 27, was pronounced dead at the scene.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant J. Rhodes and Detectives T. Fay and M. Dykens reported:

Officers were dispatched to a shooting call at the above address and found Mr. Blue with gunshot wounds.  Paramedics pronounced him dead at the scene.

Investigators learned Blue had arranged a meeting with the suspect to purchase an item.

Further investigation identified a juvenile male as the suspect in this case and, on Wednesday (Sept. 27), he was arrested and confessed to his role in the shooting.

Update  JFC/VHS  9-28-17
JFC/VHS   8-21-17
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