Detectives seek help solving murder of homeless man attacked while sleeping


Huiel Taylor was assaulted between 3 and 6:40am on May 7 at Brae Burn Glen Park, located at 9510 S. Gessner, according to Crime Stoppers. Taylor, a homeless man, was likely sleeping in a sleeping bag when someone struck him in the head with an unknown object.

Taylor was transported to an area hospital, where he underwent brain surgery, but died on Wednesday.

Detectives still have no suspects or witnesses to the attack.

Anyone with information about the identity of the suspect(s) is asked to contact Crime Stoppers of Houston at (713) 222-TIPS (8477).

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 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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