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Man wanted in connection with deadly Houston shooting

Julian Becerra was shot and killed, and one other 18-year-old was injured when three males tried to rob them in a car parking zone off the Gulf Freeway.

HOUSTON — A person is charged and wanted in connection with a shooting that killed an 18-year-old and injured one other in June.

Investigators are searching for Javier Raul Contreras, 20, who’s charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and aggravated assault – severe bodily harm.

Houston Police Department patrol officers had been referred to as on June 15, to Nyack Drive close to the Gulf Freeway simply earlier than 10 p.m. for experiences of a shooting in a car parking zone. Officers mentioned they had been advised Julian Becerra, 18, and Jorge Jaimes, 18, had been meeting two different males. While they had been speaking, one other man got here up and the three pulled weapons on Becerra and Jaimes and tried to rob them. Jaimes was shot when he tried to drive away, police mentioned. Becerra shot again and hit one of many males.

Jaimes was taken to HCA Houston Healthcare Clear Lake the place he was pronounced useless.

Johnathan Rashon Carter, 18, was recognized as the opposite one who was shot, investigators mentioned. He was pushed in a personal automobile to HCA Houston Healthcare Pearland earlier than being taken to Memorial Hermann – Texas Medical Center. Carter was charged and arrested on June 20.

Damon W. Steber, 20, was additionally arrested on June 24 and charged.

Contreras was later recognized in the incident and charged on July 29.

Anyone with details about the place Javier Raul Contreras is or about this case is requested to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS (8477).

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