Reward increased to solve man's murder at gas station


On November 28, Raul Amaro stopped at a gas station located near the 13100 block of Bissonet. At approximately 7:30pm, while congregating near the side of the gas station, Amaro was approached by two male suspects. The suspects attempted to rob Amaro, and when he fought back, he was shot one time. Amaro died from his injuries.

The suspects are described as two black males, with slender builds and short hair, between the ages of 20 and 30 years old. At the time of the offense, one suspect wore a long white shirt with a red t-shirt on top, while the other wore a black sweatshirt.

Crime Stoppers is announcing an increased reward in this case. Up to $11,000 is offered for any information that leads to the filing of felony charges or an arrest in this case.

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $11,000 for any information called in to the 713-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online at that leads to the filing of felony charges or arrest of the suspect(s) in this case. Tips can also be sent by text message. Text TIP610 plus your tip to CRIMES (274637). All tipsters remain anonymous.

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