POLICE Department

Update: Suspect Arrested,Charged in February Shooting at 11119 Bandlon Drive

June 27, 2022 - A suspect charged and wanted in the shooting of a woman at 11119 Bandlon Drive about 9:45 p.m. on February 6 is in custody.

The suspect, Jacorey Murray, 22, is charged with aggravated robbery with a deadly weapon in the 185th State District Court. A booking photo of Murray is attached to this news release.

He is accused for his role in the shooting of Aresha August, 29, who was transported to a hospital in stable condition.

HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Detectives D. Crandall and G. Black reported:

Officers were dispatched to a shooting call at the above address and found Ms. August suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest. She was with two unknown males when she called a friend and said she was going to stop by for a visit. When August got to her friend’s house, she got into an argument with the males. As August was trying to get her cell phone from the front passenger side of the vehicle she was riding in, a shot was fired and August was struck. The two male suspects fled the scene in a four-door black sedan westbound on Bandlon. Paramedics transported August to a hospital.

The suspects were described only as two black males.

Further investigation identified one of the males as Murray. He was charged on June 8, and was located and taken into custody on June 21.

Anyone with information on the identity of the second suspect is urged to contact the HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division at 713-308-8800 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

suspect Jacorey Murray
suspect Jacorey Murray

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