|Charges have been filed against a suspect wanted in the fatal shooting of a man at 706 Greens Road about 11:25 p.m. on Saturday (September 4).
The suspect, Jose Casique, Jr. (H/m, 33), is charged with murder in the 182nd State District Court. A prior booking photo of Casique, Jr., who is not in custody, is attached to this news release.
The identity of the victim, 38, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
HPD Homicide Division Officers J. Campbell and C. Bowling reported:
The victim got into a brief altercation with Casique, Jr. that escalated to a physical fight at a convenience store at the above address. Casique, Jr. then shot the victim and fled the scene. Houston Fire Department paramedics transported the victim to the hospital where he was pronounced deceased.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of wanted suspect Jose Casique, Jr. or in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.