Kyle Miller Jones, 25, Alleged Car Burglar, Bayou Body Count No. 121
A homeowner shot to death a man who allegedly was trying to break into his car in a case that will be referred to a Harris County grand jury, Houston police say.
Kyle Miller Jones, 25, died from multiple gunshot wounds received shortly before 6 a.m. today in the 11500 block of Misty Glen Lane, HPD says.
A homeowner there was awakened by "the sound of breaking glass and went outside armed with a pistol," HPD says. "He was then confronted by Jones, who was standing in the resident's driveway, next to his vehicle that had a broken window."
Jones "was armed with a shovel," HPD says, and "[w]hen Jones turned towards him, the resident then discharged his weapon several times."
Rice Owls Mens Basketball vs. St. Thomas University Men's Basketball
TicketsWed., Dec. 21, 7:00pm
Advocare V100 Texas Bowl
TicketsWed., Dec. 28, 8:00pm
Rice Owls Mens Basketball vs. Middle Tennessee State Univ Blue Raiders Mens Basketball
TicketsThu., Jan. 5, 7:00pm
PRCA XTreme Bulls
TicketsFri., Jan. 6, 7:30pm
Jones, of Pearland, "suffered gunshot wounds to his upper body and was transported to Southwest Memorial Hermann Hospital where he was pronounced dead," police say.
Get the ICYMI: Today's Top Stories Newsletter
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.