Monday, April 13, 2020

Update: McConico Arrested and Charged in Fatal Shooting at 2503 Almeda Genoa Road

Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the fatal shooting of a man at 2503 Almeda Genoa Road about 9:15 p.m. on Tuesday (March 31).  

Xavier McConico, 19, is charged with murder in the 339th State District Court.  He is accused in the killing of Earl Anthony-Blair-Foster, 27.  

HPD Homicide Division Detective J. Pickett and Officer R. Waterwall reported:  

HPD patrol officers responded to a shooting call at a gas station at the above address and found the victim with a gunshot wound lying in the parking lot.  Medical assistance was attempted, but the victim died at the scene.  Witnesses stated the suspects fled the scene in an unknown vehicle.  A preliminary investigation indicated the victim got into an altercation inside the gas station.   

Further investigation indicated identified McConico as a suspect in this case.  On Friday (April 10) McConico was arrested and admitted to his role in the shooting.