Second suspect sought in hammer beating death

Lakendrick Earl Jacobs, 23, is wanted for questioning in the beating death of a 65-year-old man.

November 19, 2010 2:35:52 PM PST
We have an update to a disturbing crime that happened last week in which a driver was beaten to death with a hammer during an alleged carjacking. Police are asking for help finding a second suspect they want to question. Lakendrick Jacobs, 23, who goes by the name Ken, is believed to be armed with an assault rifle.

Investigators believe Jacobs and Mark Tillman killed Euland Laster during a robbery. Laster, 65, was beaten to death with a hammer, his car was stolen and his credits cards were found to be used fraudently.

Tillman is already in custody and charged with capital murder. He is being held on no bond.

If you have any information that can help police find Jacobs, you're asked to call 713-22-TIPS.


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