|Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 2326 Berry at about 6:30 p.m. on Thursday (April 12).
The suspect, Eliud Echeverria (H/m, 40), is charged with murder in the 232nd State District Court. He is accused in the killing of Adolfo Sanchez, 70, who was pronounced dead at Lyndon Baines Johnson General Hospital.
A booking photo of Echeverria is attached to this news release.
HPD Homicide Division Officer J. Pickett and K. Clark reported:
Mr. Sanchez was found inside his mechanic shop at the above address. He had suffered a gun shot wound to the head. A witness reported hearing a gunshot from approximately one block away.
Further investigation identified Echeverria as the suspect in this case and he was taken into custody last Friday (April 13) without incident.
Update: VHS/KJS 4-16-19