FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: November 10, 2015
1:52:02 PM CST
Arrested, Charged in Fatal Shooting at 6771 Westbranch Drive
Charges have been filed
against a suspect arrested in the fatal shooting of a man found at 6771
Westbranch Drive about 9:35 p.m. on May 18.
The suspect, Chimene
Onyeri (b/m, 28), is charged with murder in the 184th State District Court.
He is accused in the killing of Jacobi Demond Alexander, 31.
HPD Homicide Division
Senior Police Officer R. Nunez and Officer M. Dykens reported:
Mr. Alexander was
walking through a common area of the Falls of Bellaire apartment complex at the
above address when he was approached by two unknown males. He was then
shot several times and pronounced dead at the scene. The suspects were
described only as two black males.
led to the identity of Onyeri as the suspect in this case and he was taken into
custody by members of the Gulf Coast Violent Offenders Task Force in the 12700
block of Bissonnet on Monday (Nov. 9).
Editor's Note: This same man is a suspect in the shooting, assassination attempt of a State District Judge in Austin, Texas