Have you seen him? Police search for man they say pistol-whipped, shot person to death in South Houston

David Rios Hernandez
David Rios Hernandez (Crime Stoppers of Houston)

SOUTH HOUSTON, Texas – Police are searching for David Rios Hernandez. Police said he is wanted in the shooting death of a person earlier this month.

The shooting happened on Sunday, April 11, in the 3400 block of S. Shaver Street in South Houston, according to a Crime Stoppers of Houston news release.

During the incident, police said Hernandez pistol whipped the victim, and then shot and killed the person. The victim was not identified by police in this news release. .

Hernandez is described as a Hispanic male, 18 years old, approximately 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighing 180 pounds with brown eyes and short black hair.

Crime Stoppers may pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the identification, charging and/or arrest of the suspects in this case. Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477), submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org or through the Crime Stoppers mobile app. Only tips and calls DIRECTLY TO Crime Stoppers are anonymous and eligible for a cash reward.

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