For Immediate Release: August 7, 2020
Crime Stoppers of Houston, in partnership with the Houston
Police Officer's Union, is announcing an increased reward of up to $10,000 for
information in this case. The reward previously was up to $5,000.
Crime Stoppers and the Houston Police Department’s Major
Offenders Division need the public's assistance identifying the suspects
responsible for an Aggravated Assault – (Deadly Weapon) Against a Peace
On Friday, May 29, 2020, at approximately 9:54 p.m., the
suspects assaulted a Police Officer in the 1400 block of Congress Street in
Houston, Texas. During the incident, the suspects threw construction debris
(rocks, concrete, and wood) at Police Officers during a protest. The suspects
were recorded by the Officer’s body worn cameras throwing the debris. The
thrown debris caused serious injury to one Officer and injured others (which
included civilian bystanders).
Crime Stoppers may pay up to $10,000 for information leading
to the identification, charging and/or arrest of the suspects in this case.
Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477), submitted online at
www.crime-stoppers.org or through the Crime Stoppers mobile app. Only tips and
calls DIRECTLY TO Crime Stoppers are anonymous and eligible for a cash reward.
HPD # 717217-20