POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Stabbing at 3113 Anita Street

January 25, 2022 - Houston police are investigating the fatal stabbing of a male at 3113 Anita Street about 8:40 p.m. on Monday (January 24).

The identity of the victim is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant W. Dunn and Detective R. Naughton reported:

The victim and a female witness were in front of the above address and talking when they were approached by a male suspect.  The suspect began attacking the victim as the witness ran away.  The witness had recently dated the suspect and believes he may have been jealous because she was talking to the victim.

The suspect is described only as a black male known as "Pookie."

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

KJS/JKS   1-25-22
Inc. #010559122


For additional information, please contact the HPD Office of Community Affairs at 713-308-3200.