Anthony Holton, 23, Bayou Body Count No. 138
You really expect don't much in the way of murder in the area of West U, but that's what happened early Sunday morning, police said.
They offered few details, however, on the incident that occurred at The Village at West University apartment complex at Edloe and Westpark.
The luxury apartments in the 5100 block of Edloe were the scene of the fatal shooting, which happened shortly after midnight Sunday.
KTRK reported that a tenant and a guest got in an argument over a card game, and the tenant shot and killed the guest.
Rice Owls Football vs. Southern Miss
TicketsSat., Nov. 11, 2:30pm
Houston Texans vs. Arizona Cardinals
TicketsSun., Nov. 19, 12:00pm
Rice Owls Football vs. North Texas
TicketsSat., Nov. 25, 12:00pm
Houston Texans vs. San Francisco 49ers
TicketsSun., Dec. 10, 12:00pm
Houston Texans vs. Pittsburgh Steelers
TicketsMon., Dec. 25, 3:30pm
The tenant tried to drive off, KTRK said, but did not get far before police captured him.
Update: The victim has been identified and a suspect arrested, police say.
Willam Edward Hernandez, 22, has been charged with the murder of Anthony Holton, 23, of Cypress.
View Larger Map
Get the ICYMI: Today's Top Stories Newsletter Our daily newsletter delivers quick clicks to keep you in the know
Catch up on the day's news and stay informed with our daily digest of the most popular news, music, food and arts stories in Houston, delivered to your inbox Monday through Friday.