TEXAS CITY, Texas - A Texas City
High School student, 16, has been arrested on suspicion in connection
with a deadly carjacking following a standoff with police in La Marque.
At about 8:15 p.m. a driver was held at gunpoint near the Metro PCS
store in the Mainland Mall Shopping Center. The suspect with a handgun
allegedly demanded the keys to the victims' 2002 Honda Odyssey minivan.
Police say the victims complied and the suspect drove away in the
The suspect was described as a young black man between the ages
of 17 and 19. He was wearing blue jeans and a white hooded sweatshirt
and used a handgun during the carjacking.