Tags: US | Texas | Apartment | Shooting

Suspect in Houston-Area Triple Homicide Captured

Sunday, 24 Nov 2013 11:43 AM

 

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink

Harris County authorities say a man wanted in connection with an apartment shooting near Houston that left three people dead has been captured.

The Harris County Sheriff's Office announced Sunday that a fugitive task force had arrested 25-year-old Jonathan Sanchez earlier that morning.

Sanchez is charged with capital murder in connection with the Nov. 20, 2013, shooting in a suburb 25 miles northwest of Houston.

The Harris County Medical Examiner's office has identified those killed in the shooting as 21-year-old Yosselyn Alfaro, and Veronica Hernandez and Daniel Munoz, both 17. Two others were critically wounded.

Authorities have not provided a motive for shooting, but they found firearms and a substance that appeared to be an illegal drug inside the apartment. It was not immediately known if Sanchez has an attorney.

© Copyright 2014 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
Top Stories
You May Also Like

NC Court Releases Money in Halted School Voucher Program

Friday, 19 Sep 2014 15:27 PM

About 1,900 North Carolina students will be allowed to receive public money to attend private schools despite a finding  . . .

New EPA Water Rules Bring Beer War to a Head

Friday, 19 Sep 2014 14:20 PM

The beer industry is battling over a new Environmental Protection Agency regulation that gives the agency regulatory pow . . .

Al Jazeera Says Gore Isn't Entitled to $65 Million in Escrow

Friday, 19 Sep 2014 14:06 PM

Al Jazeera Satellite Network fired back at Al Gore, claiming in a lawsuit that the former U.S. vice president isn't enti . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved