Do you recognize this 18-year-old accused of killing a man in city of South Houston?

SOUTH HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Authorities need the public's help in the search for an 18-year-old fugitive who is wanted for murder in the city of South Houston.



Police are hoping to find David Rios Hernandez, who is accused of ambushing and pistol-whipping a man before shooting and killing him on April 11, 2021, in the 3400 block of S. Shaver Street.

Police describe Hernandez as a Hispanic male, approximately 5'08," weighing 180 pounds with brown eyes and short black hair.


Crime Stoppers may pay up to $5,000 for information on his whereabouts, charging and/or arrest.

Information can be reported by calling 713-222-8477 or by submitting online at the Crime Stoppers website.

Only tips and calls directly to Crime Stoppers are anonymous and eligible for a cash reward.
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