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3 men wanted for murder during home invasion

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HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – The Harris County Sheriff's Office Homicide Division is asking for the public's help to identify the people responsible for the murder of a man on July 14 around 2:50 a.m.

Javier Alonso was shot during a home invasion in the 11600 block of Alpine Vale Court in the Willow Springs subdivision in north Harris County, according to deputies.

Three black men forced their way inside the residence and demanded money and valuables, investigators said.

Alonso was shot by one of the intruders, according to reports. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Deputies said the men possibly fled in a red Pontiac Grand Am.

All three male intruders were described as black, wearing black masks and between 17-25 years old.

The first man is described as wearing all white clothing and is about 5 feet 7 inches tall. The second man is described as wearing all black clothing and was about 5 feet 7 inches tall. The third man is described as wearing all red clothing and was about 6 feet tall.

Anyone with information on this case is urged to call the Harris County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Division at 713-274-9100.

Crime Stoppers will pay a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging and/or arrest of the men in this case.

Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org.

Tips may also be sent via a text message by texting the following: TIP610 plus the information to CRIMES (274637) or via our mobile app (Crime Stoppers Houston). All tipsters remain anonymous.