Houston police release sketch of man wanted in fatal stabbing in SE Houston

(Houston Police Department)

HOUSTON – Houston police have released a sketch of a man wanted in a deadly stabbing at a southeast Houston bus stop.

The stabbing happened Saturday afternoon around 5 p.m. in the 9900 block of Almeda Genoa Road.

Houston police said that when they responded, they found the man suffering from multiple stab wounds. He was rushed to a hospital, where he died.

The victim was a 26-year-old man and his identity has not been released yet.

A witness told police a man ran west on Almeda Genoa Road after the stabbing.

The man suspected in this case is described as African American, in his late 30s to early 40s, 5-feet 10 inches tall, slim, and has short black hair. He was wearing blue jeans and a white T-shirt. 

If you think you recognize the man in the sketch or if you have any information about this deadly stabbing, you are urged to call Houston Police Department Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS (8477).