POLICE Department

Suspect Arrested, Charged in Man's Death at 8900 Chimney Rock Road

July 08, 2019 - Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the death of a man following an incident at 8900 Chimney Rock Road about 12:30 a.m. on Saturday (July 6).

The suspect, Patrick T. Zeno (b/m, 20), is charged with murder in the 176th State District Court for his role in the death of a man whose body was eventually located in Baytown, Texas.  The identity of the victim, 31, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

A booking photo of Zeno is attached to this news release.

HPD Homicide Division Detectives K. Heaverlo and J. Escobar reported:

Patrol officers responded to a call at an apartment at the above address regarding a substantial amount of blood located inside of the apartment.  Upon further investigation, detectives learned from witnesses that the suspect was seen transporting a body from the apartment into a vehicle.
While detectives were collecting evidence at the scene, the suspect, identified as Zeno, returned and was taken into custody after a brief chase with officers. 

Zeno later admitted to his role in the stabbing of the victim and stated he transported and dumped the man's body in the 1100 block of Harbor Street in Baytown.

Patrick T. Zeno

JFC/VHS   7-8-19
Inc #085914519

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