2 charged in connection with teen's death in Conroe, police say

Joseph Wilson (L) and Matthew Tyshaun Davis (R) have been charged in connection to a 16-year-old girl's shooting death in Conroe on July 24, 2018. (Conroe Police Department/KPRC2)

CONROE, Texas – Two people have been charged in connection with a deadly shooting at a Conroe apartment Tuesday.

Matthew Tyshaun Davis, 19, is charged with murder and manufacture or delivery of a controlled substance, authorities said.

Joseph Wilson, 19, is charged with tampering with physical evidence and possession of a controlled substance, Conroe police said.

On Tuesday around 4 p.m., police said a 16-year-old girl was killed while playing with a handgun at the Anatole at the Pines apartments.

Police said witnesses reported that a 19-year-old man was seen leaving the scene before police arrived. The teen was found a short time later.

The investigation is ongoing.