On Saturday August 8, 2015 around 9 P.M. Harris County authorities arrived at a location to perform a welfare check. Once on the scene, Harris County Sheriff Officers (HCSO) knocked at the door and no one answered. Officials received a tip someone in the home was wanted for aggravated assault.
During further investigation, HCSO saw a youth body through a window. HCSO entered the home and shots rang out which were initiated by a forty-nine (49) year old male suspect.
After speaking with High Risk Operations Unit Negotiator for approximately an hour, the suspect exited the home and was placed into custody.
There were eight (8) bodies found at the home, which included six (6) children and two (2) adults. Cause of deaths is under investigation.