The Premiere Website For Police News In Texas

          
 

HOME PAGE

 

ABOUT US

 
SUBSCRIBE HERE
 

BUSINESS DIRECTORY

 
ADVERTISNG HERE
 

AMBER ALERTS

 

EVENTS

 

CONTACT US

 

CLASSIFIED ADS

 

EMPLOYMENT

 

NATIONAL NIGHT OUT
2013

 

WE GET LETTERS

 

VISIT OUR SUBSCRIBERS

 

HELPFUL LINKS

 
TEXAS MOST WANTED
 

PHOTO GALLERY

 

RECORDED 
INTERVIEWS

 

ARCHIVES

 

POLICE TO CITIZEN

 

RECOMMENDED
READING

 

SOUND-OFF

 

YOUR WEATHER


 

Murder Suspect Caught Shoplifting
Huntsville
   
 
More Today's News:
ߦ   BREAKING NEWS - Texas City Bomb Threat
ߦ   Police Chief Opens New Investigation, Lt. Sues Police Chief
ߦ   20 Most Dangerous Cities In Texas
ߦ   Activity Report - Harris County Constable Ron Hickman
ߦ   Anthony Police Win Collective Bargaining Election
ߦ   Antioch crime-fighting tool at your fingertips? There's an app for that
ߦ   Australian Police 'Ride To Remember' Inspired by CLEAT
ߦ   Bryan Police Investigate Aggravated Robbery
ߦ   City parks employee arrested for lewd act inside park
ߦ   Convicted Felon Kills Daughter, Six Grandchildren in Bell, Florida [WATCH]
ߦ   Corpus Christi Investment Adviser Sentenced to 20 Years for Fraud, Theft
ߦ   Crime Stoppers Alert - Armed Robbery of Taqueria [PHOTO]
ߦ   Dash Cam Captures Police Officer Saving Man From Burning Car [WATCH]
ߦ   DPS to Assist Medical Professionals with Drug Change
ߦ   EMPLOYMENT - Law Enforcement Positions
ߦ   FBI Looking For Houston Bank Bandit [PHOTOS]
ߦ   Five Tips for Police Officers to Improve Productivity
ߦ   Former Correctional Officer Sentenced
ߦ   Full-Time Peace Officer & Part-Time Public Service Officer
ߦ   Houston Firefighters’ Names Added to National Memorial [PHOTOS]
ߦ   How not to shoot civilians - 9 community policing tips from a chief who got it right
ߦ   Man accuses Galveston police of violating rights, seeks $1M
ߦ   Missing Travis County deputy a member of sheriff’s dive team [WATCH]
ߦ   MOST WANTED - Harris County Sheriffs Office (Sept 19)
ߦ   Officer in probe after traffic stop [WATCH]
ߦ   Officer Involved - A Documentary [WATCH]
ߦ   Police Arrest Men in Rosenberg Church Burglaries
ߦ   Police Blotter - Royce Police Dept.
ߦ   Priest arrested for indecent exposure in Alamo Heights
ߦ   Robo-Cop Makes Marshals Service 15 Most Wanted List [PHOTO]
ߦ   Rollingwood officer in ICU after clinging to tree in flooding [WATCH]
ߦ   Texas City Man Held on $510,000 Bail On Drug Charges [MUG SHOT]
ߦ   Texas Cops Are Going to Fight Like Hell Against Cell-Phone Privacy Protections
ߦ   Texas Police Prepare To Defend International Bridges From Militia Groups
ߦ   The Cops Were Called Over Boy Playing Alone Outside. Then CPS Showed Up & Asked Kids Questions That Left Mom ‘Really, Really Angry.’
ߦ   Travis County sheriff's deputy missing during flooding
ߦ   14 El Paso Area Barrio Aztecas Face Charges
ߦ   Arrests Made in Mulitple Palestine Robberies
ߦ   Captured Fugitive Guilty of Health Care Fraud Violations
ߦ   Crime Stopper Alert - Fort Bend Eye Clinic Thefts [PHOTOS]
ߦ   Custody Hearing For Over 100 Seized Animals [WATCH]
ߦ   Dallas Capital Murder Suspect At Large
ߦ   Dead Woman Found in Apartment, Man Hiding From Police
ߦ   Detectives Arrest Local Man for Indecency with a Child
ߦ   Fall Warrant Roundup will begin Sept. 23 in Dallas
ߦ   Federal Jury Convicts Man is SBA Fraud
ߦ   Galveston College To Benefit From Yaga's Halloween Bash
ߦ   Group Meets Today Opposing Action of Galveston Police Chief
ߦ   Hidalgo Man Sentenced for Exporting Grenade Launcher Barrels
ߦ   Houston IHOP robbed overnight
ߦ   League City Fire Station #2 Expansion Ribbon Cutting & Open House
ߦ   Man Found Shot To Death In His Pickup Truck
ߦ   Man Indicted for 2008 'road-rage' Murder [MUG SHOT]
ߦ   Missing,Abducted and Lost Children
ߦ   MOST WANTED - Galveston County Sheriff [Updated Sept 16]

   Next >>
 
Search Archives:
A security guard who was just doing his job ended up catching a wanted murder suspect.

Mike Tijerina tackled a suspected shoplifter Saturday at the West Hill Mall in Huntsville and held him until Huntsville police arrived.

It turned out the theft suspect was wanted for capital murder in Houston.

Houston police have been looking for 22-year-old Anthony “Yolie” Johnson, who is charged for the shooting death of 35-year old Jawon Carson.

Carson was reportedly shot at his Houston home on December 8, and then his body was dumped under a bridge on Richey Road.
Johnson initially gave Huntsville police a fake name, but he was later positively identified. Police said they recovered a gun from the car he was driving.

Houston police almost caught Johnson once before, back in February. They received a tip on his whereabouts but he ran away when officers arrived. Police said they searched the car he’d reportedly been driving, which was stolen, and found a pistol and at least two credit cards stolen in an aggravated robbery earlier that day.

Anthony Johnson

Rasheed Shelton

A second suspect, 20-year-old Rasheed Shelton, is charged with tampering with evidence in the same case. He is being held at Harris County Jail.



Comments:
Huntsville? How ironic since that may be where the thug gets sent to prison.
Posted by Lucas Jackson at 6/5/2014 11:20:13 AM

Bet they are rap fans.

Posted by YouKnowWho at 6/5/2014 7:47:51 PM

Hood rats .
Posted by Parker at 6/7/2014 6:03:11 AM

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  
© 1999-2014 The Police News. All rights reserved.