Two have been charged in the deadly house party shooting November 9 in Cypress at which two people were killed and 20 more were injured. Randy Stewart, 18, who has already been charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon in the shootings, has been charged additionally with tampering with evidence. His brother, Marvin Stewart, 20, has been charged with the same for allegedly concealing a gun used in the shootings.
The scene of the shootings was a birthday party at a house in Cypress. More than 100 people crowded into the house after the party was announced on social media outlets. There have been a number of incidents over the past few years involving unwanted guests who showed up at parties publicized on Twitter and Facebook, including a shooting at an August 2012 beach party in Surfside that attracted between 15,000 and 20,000 people.
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In the Cypress case, despite an extensive search, the weapon has yet to be located and no additional charges have been filed, though the Harris County Sheriff's Office said in a statement that the case continues to remain open and under investigation.