fbpx
Friday, April 23, 2021
No menu items!

One Suspect Arrested, Others Still Sought in Fatal Shooting

The suspect, Devonte Lockett (b/m, 18), is charged with murder in the 337th State District Court for his role in the killing of Tristian Hutchins, 8.  The victim’s sister, Kheristian Hutchins, 5, also sustained gunshot wounds.

A booking photo of suspect Lockett is attached to this news release.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant J. Rhodes and Detectives J. Pickett, A. Vinogradov, B. Moss and E. May reported:

HPD patrol officers responded to a shooting call in a parking lot at the above address and discovered that Tristian and his younger sister, Kheristian, were shot.  Paramedics transported both children to Memorial Hermann Hospital.

Tristian was pronounced dead at the hospital on March 28.  His sister was treated for her wounds and released.

Further investigation led to the identity of Lockett as a suspect in this case.  He was taken into custody on Thursday (April 5) without incident and subsequently charged.

Investigators say there are still one or more unknown suspects wanted in the shooting.  Anyone with information on the other suspect(s) is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

Advertisement


Latest News

Biden says looks forward to working with Russia on carbon removal efforts

U.S. President Joe Biden on Friday (April 23) said he was heartened by Russian President Vladimir Putin's...

Indian factories ramp up oxygen production to help fight COVID surge

Oxygen manufacturing units in India have dramatically increased production to meet demand for the gas as hospitals face shortages in the face...

Two brothers died after crane ‘malfunctions’ on I-10 near Smith Road in Jefferson Co.

A 2013 Toyota pickup truck was traveling westbound on I-10 near Smith Road around 4:30 p.m. Thursday.Troopers believe the crane experienced some...

U.S. stocks drop on news of Biden tax proposals

U.S. stocks dived on Thursday (April 22) on reports President Joe Biden planned to almost double the capital gains tax, news analysts...

U.S. House passes bill to make Washington, D.C., the 51st state

The U.S. House of Representatives on Thursday (April 22) narrowly voted, for the second time in less than a year, to make...

More Articles Like This