POLICE Department

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Shooting at 1501 Big Bend Drive

June 2, 2022 - Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the shooting of a juvenile female at 1501 Big Bend Drive about 6:55 p.m. on Wednesday (June 1).

The suspect, Jerikalen Jeremy Alexander, 28, is charged with deadly conduct in the 14th State District Court. A booking photo of Alexander is attached to this news release.

The female victim, 7, was treated and released at the scene by Houston Fire Department paramedics.

HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Detectives L. Castellanos and H. Martinez reported:

HPD patrol officers responded to a shooting call at an apartment complex at the above address and found the victim suffering from a bullet graze wound to her right shin.

Further investigation led officers to an apartment with a bullet hole in a window. At that time, no one was in the apartment. Investigators made contact with Alexander, who returned to the scene. He was subsequently arrested and charged for his role in the shooting. 

Suspect Jerikalen Jeremy Alexander
Suspect Jerikalen Jeremy Alexander

SOA/JFC 6-2-2022
Inc. #072631622

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