Authorities seek info in fatal shooting of TSU student

HOUSTON 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.

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