Police make arrest in dancer's shooting death

Jonathon Green, 20, charged with murder

Jonathan Green

HOUSTON – Police have arrested a man in connection with a fatal shooting in March.

Police said Jonathon Green, 20, is responsible for the shooting death of Jehlan Nakai Vaughn, 20, who was found dead on March 21 at 2525 Old Farm Road.

Green forced his way into Vaughn's apartment, got into a brief argument and then shot him, according to police.

Vaughn's brother, Kevin Edwards, told police Vaughn was a dancer and choreographer who lived in the apartment with his girlfriend.

Police identified Green as the suspect and he was arrested without incident on Friday.

Green has been charged with murder and theft, among other charges. His bail was set at $50,000.

Green's next court appearance is Monday.


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