The Premiere Website For Police News In Texas

          
The Most Viewed Police News Website In Texas

 
Click To Visit My Campaign Facebook Paige

 

 

Man found dead in back seat of abandoned car
Houston Police Dept.
   
 
More Today's News:
ߦ   Bell County Man Jailed for Possession and Production of Child Pornography
ߦ   Calls For Service - Harris County Constable Mark Herman
ߦ   METRO Bus Operator Shares Story of Rescuing Man from Burning Home
ߦ   Sugar Land Animal Services Partnership Offers Low Cost Pet Vaccinations
ߦ   Twenty-Two MS-13 Members Sentenced for Violent Crimes
ߦ   Tough Cop Rescues Two Kids - WATCH
ߦ   25 Arrested In Alien Smuggling Roundup
ߦ   25th Annual Sunshine Kids Teen Lake Escape
ߦ   Aransas Pass Police Activity Blotter
ߦ   Attorney General : Former RadioShack Customers Deserve to be Treated Fairly
ߦ   Austin Police Make Arrest In Aggravated Robbery Case
ߦ   Bank Robbery #9
ߦ   Baytown Plolice Issue Missing Person Alert - PHOTOS
ߦ   Body Found In Houston's Buffalo Bayou
ߦ   Burnet County Sheriff's Office Inmate-Arrests Summary
ߦ   Captain Jim Clay promoted to Assistant Chief
ߦ   Coast Guard responding to 4 adults, 3 children on sinking boat near Texas/Louisiana border
ߦ   Corpus Christi Police Patrol Report
ߦ   Crime Stoppers Ups Reward To $10,000 In Baytown Murder
ߦ   Delivery of Marijuana to a Minor
ߦ   E-mail Extortion Campaigns Threatening Distributed Denial of Service Attacks
ߦ   Fatal Houston Shooting At 8442 Tavenor Lane
ߦ   Fatality Crash #58
ߦ   Fatality Crash #59
ߦ   Final Defendant Sentenced for Heroin Transaction at Federal Prison Visitation
ߦ   Fort Bend County Crime Stoppers - Special Crime Alert! [ VIDEO]
ߦ   Fugitive Runs But Has No Place To Hide
ߦ   Galveston's Battle Of The Badges Coming August 29
ߦ   Harris County Deputy Constable Retires - PHOTO
ߦ   Have you seen this child?
ߦ   Homeless Man Attacks Dallas Police Officer
ߦ   Judge declares Texas' online solicitation statute unconstitutional
ߦ   Man Steals Purse From Woman As She Pumps Fuel - VIDEO
ߦ   Narcotics Bust In Pinehurst
ߦ   Officer Involved Shooting
ߦ   Palestine PD Executes Drug Search Warrant
ߦ   Paris Police Department Arrests Summary
ߦ   Shell Pipeline-Public Awareness Outreach Donation to the Deer Park Police Department
ߦ   Sugar Land Police Searching for Burglary Suspects - VIDEO
ߦ   Thirteen U.S. Soldiers Sentenced for Roles in Fraudulent Military Recruiting Bonus Scheme

   Next >>
 
Search Archives:
Incident Update
Houston Police Department
houstonpolice.org
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 
DATE: June 5, 2014 9:28:01 AM CDT 

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 2100 Russell Street

Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a man at 2100 Russell Street about 2:20 p.m. on Wednesday (June 4).  

The victim, Jaylon Townsel, 18, of Houston, was pronounced dead at the scene.  

HPD Homicide Division Officers R. Ridel and N. Rosenblatt reported:  

HPD patrol officers responded to a shooting call at the above address and found Mr. Townsel deceased in the back seat of a 2006 Dodge Charger.  Investigators believe Townsel was shot at another location and then driven to the Russell address.  

HPD homicide investigators have detained a male, 17, for questioning.  However, no charges have been filed at this time.   

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
Post a comment
Name/Nickname:
(required)
Email Address: (must be a valid address)
(will not be published or shared)
Comments: (plain text only)
Printer Friendly Format  Printer Friendly Format    Send to a Friend  Send to a Friend    RSS Feed  RSS Feed
  Share   Share link on Twitter Tweet  
© 1999-2015 The Police News. All rights reserved.