Authorities seek info in fatal shooting of TSU student

Authorities are seeking information in the fatal shooting of TSU student Joshua McMackle on April 17, 2010.

September 9, 2010 1:59:08 PM PDT
Authorities are asking for the public's assistance with any information on the murder of Joshua McMackle, a student at Texas Southern University, earlier this year. McMackle was attending a party on April 17 in the 3700 block of Wheeler. A fight broke out and shots were fired. McMackle was shot in the back as he was running down Wheeler. He died at a local hospital as a result of his injuries.

"Finally, to the one responsible for my nephew's death, what you did will never be forgotten, taken a life that mattered. I ask that you come forward and turn yourself in," said the victim's aunt, Lori Hinnenkamp.

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for any information called in to the 713-222-8477 tips hotline or submitted online at that leads to the identification, arrest and/or charging of any suspect in the murder of Joshua McMackle. Tips can also be sent by text message - Text TIP610 plus your tip to CRIMES (274637). All tipsters remain anonymous.