POLICE Department

UPDATE:  Suspects Charged in Shooting Incident at 13030 Emporia Street

May 24, 2019 - Charges have been filed against two suspects arrested for shooting one another at 13030 Emporia Street about 2:40 a.m. last Saturday (May 18).

The suspects, Joseph Mixon (w/m, 35) and James Adkins (w/m, 36), are charged with felon in possession of a weapon in the 208th State District Court.  Both men were transported to Ben Taub General Hospital in critical, but stable condition.  

Booking photos of Mixon and Adkins, who remain hospitalized, are not available at this time.

HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Officers S. Ragsdale and R. Naughton reported;

Mixon and Adkins were inside the residence at the above residence when an altercation occurred that ended when they shot each other.

Further investigation led to charges being filed against both men.

Update: JFC/VHS  5-24-19
JKS/VHS 5-20-19
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