POLICE Department

UPDATE: Person of Interest Sought in Fatal Shooting at 7104 1/2 Schley

November 06, 2019 - Houston police are asking for the public's help in identifying a person of interest in the fatal shooting of one man and the wounding of two others that occurred at 7104 1/2 Schley Street about 4:20 p.m. on Monday (November 4).

The person wanted for questioning in this incident is described only as a tall, thin black male in his early 30s and wearing a beard.  He is shown in a white shirt in the attached photo taken at a Houston hospital.  

One suspect, Jonathan Ariel White (b/m, 30), was charged on Tuesday (November 5) with murder and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon in the 230th State District Court.  A booking photo of White is attached to this news release.

The victim, Raymond Ybarbo, 31, was pronounced dead at the scene.  The other two victims were transported to an area hospital in stable condition.

HPD Homicide Division Detectives J. Brown and C. Sharp reported:

The victims were shot while in a residence at the above address.  The preliminary investigation indicates the shooting was the result of a robbery involving narcotics.  The suspects fled the scene, however further investigation led to the identification of White as a suspect in this case and he was subsequently arrested without incident for his role in Mr. Ybarbo's death.

Anyone with information on this case or the identity of the person wanted for questioning is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

 Person of Interest
Person of Interest

Jonathan Ariel White
Jonathan Ariel White

UPDATE:  KJS/JFC  11-6-19
KJS/JKS  11-5-19
Inc. #145292419

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