An adolescent suspected of opening fireplace Sunday at a flea market within the Houston space, killing a juvenile, has turned himself in, police in Pearland, Texas, mentioned.
David Negrete, 19, is being held within the Brazoria County Jail. He turned himself in round 10 a.m. on Tuesday.
“This stays an energetic investigation by the Pearland Police Division. We’re not requesting help in finding Mr. Negrete,” authorities mentioned.
Police had issued an arrest warrant for Negrete on Monday on prices of aggravated assault with a lethal weapon for his alleged position within the capturing at Kohl’s Flea Market in Pearland, a metropolis situated about 21 miles southeast of Houston.
Police spokesman Chad Rogers mentioned there was a disturbance between two individuals on the scene and that the capturing was not random. Three adults and two younger males have been injured. Police mentioned one of many juveniles died from his accidents.
State Governor Greg Abbott introduced a reward of $15,000 for anybody who supplies info resulting in an arrest.
“Texas mourns the lack of a valuable youngster following the devastating tragedy in Pearland yesterday, and our ideas are with the 4 different victims within the hospital as they get well from their accidents,” he mentioned in a press release.