Reward upped for murdered store owner and clerk

July 1, 2009 3:50:04 PM PDT
Crime Stoppers Wednesday announced an increased reward for information about the capital murders of a convenience store owner and clerk a month ago. On June 3, someone fatally shot Mohammad Zubair and Shahzad Quraishi at a store in east Houston. Crime Stoppers announced that Oak Farms dairy donated $10,000 to up the reward in the case to $15,000.

"That person or persons is a cancer in our society, in our community, we need to remove it," said Chief Harold Hurtt of the Houston Police Department.

The sketch above shows a person of interest police want to question about the murders.

Police ask anyone with information about this crime to call Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS or log on to Crime-Stoppers.org.

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