HPD: Dad in car with infant son kills robber

Published On: Apr 22 2013 11:13:09 AM CDT

An infant was inside a car when his father fatally shot a man during a robbery, investigators said.

Houston police said a 23-year-old man, his girlfriend and their infant son went to the 10800 block of South Gessner about 9 p.m. on Friday to buy some cellphones from men they did not know.

Detectives said Louis Michael Albert, 19, who was armed with a loaded shotgun, tried to get inside the family's car and rob them.

The 23-year-old, who was in the back seat of the car, couldn't get out of the car because the child safety locks were on, police said. He pulled out a pistol and fatally shot Albert, police said.

The case will be referred to a Harris County grand jury.


The views expressed are not those of this company or its affiliated companies. Please note by clicking on "Post" you acknowledge that you have read the Terms Of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. 
blog comments powered by Disqus