POLICE Department

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Stabbing Incident at 8162 Richland

June 3, 2019 - Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the stabbing of a man that occurred at 8162 Richland about 11:30 p.m. on Saturday (June 1).

The suspect, Terrance Vance (b/m, 23), is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon in the 176th State District Court.  A booking photo of Vance is attached to this news release.  

The victim, Reginald Arcenaux, 45, was transported to an area hospital in critical condition.

HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Detective A. Ferrell and J. Roberts reported:  

Mr. Arcenaux and Vance had been fighting when Vance, retreated inside his grandmother's house behind a locked gate.  While Vance was inside, Arcenaux began throwing rocks at the house and broke a window.  Vance then sneaked outside of the house, around the back and then climbed a six foot fence.  He then sneaked up behind Arcenaux and stabbed him in the back.  Paramedics transported Arcenaux to the hospital.  Vance was taken into custody and subsequently charged.  

suspect Terrance Vance
suspect Terrance Vance

KJS/VHS 6-3-19
Inc. #069498119

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