HOUSTON – Police are searching for a man wanted in connection with the death of a child.
The incident happened on Dec. 7, 2018, in the 6000 block of Allendale Road, according to authorities.
Officials said they received reports of a child who has suffered serious bodily injury.
During their investigation, detectives learned that the child had been in the care of 29-year-old Jorge Luis Acosta when he was rushed to a hospital with a traumatic brain injury.
The child died as a result of his injuries, and Acosta was subsequently charged with murder.
Acosta is described as a Hispanic man with brown eyes and black hair. He is approximately 5 feet 8 inches tall and weighs about 150 pounds.
Crime Stoppers may pay up to $5,000 for information leading to Acosta’s arrest. Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS (8477) or submit a tip online at Crime-stoppers.org or through the Crime Stoppers app.
Only tips and calls DIRECTLY TO Crime Stoppers are anonymous and eligible for a cash reward.