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<b>Dameon Johnson</b>
Dameon Johnson

HOUSTON - Dameon Johnson, 36, was found murdered five years ago Monday. Now, his family and homicide investigators are asking the public's help to track down the possible killer(s). 

Johnson's family is holding a press conference Monday morning at 10 a.m. 

Houston police said the father of two was fatally shot within a few minutes of leaving his home to head to work at an AutoZone, where he was a manager, on March 19, 2013. He kissed his fiancee goodbye at 6:45 a.m. and 911 got a call about him at 7:01 a.m., investigators said.

The call was originally reported as a wreck, but when officers got to the scene in the 8200 block of Peachtree they found Johnson's body in a ditch on the other side of the street from his pickup truck, which was still running and not damaged.

Detectives said they think something happened while Johnson was on the road -- possibly a chase or confrontation. Officials said they found skid marks on a nearby street, but they don't know if that's related to the killing.

Johnson's family said they want answers and justice.

Anyone with information about the slaying is asked to call the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

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