POLICE Department

Investigation into Stabbing at 1901 Fannin Street

November 25, 2019 - Houston police are investigating the stabbing of man at 1901 Fannin Street about 6 p.m. on Sunday (November 24).  

The victim, Joshua J. Jones, 27, was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital in stable condition.  

HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Officer A. Le reported:  

HPD patrol officers were flagged down regarding a stabbing incident under a bridge at the above address.  A male, Mr. Jones, had been stabbed multiple times.  Officers provided medical assistance until HFD paramedics arrived and transported him to the hospital.  

According to witnesses, Jones attempted to retrieve a blanket the suspect was standing on.  When Jones grabbed the blanket, he was stabbed by the suspect, who then fled the scene.

Anyone with information in this case  is urged to contact the HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division at 713-308-8800 or Crime Stoppers 713-222-TIPS.  

VHS/JFC  11-25-19
Inc. #155075119


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