Charges have been filed against a suspect wanted in the shooting of a man at 3631 North Macgregor Way about 2 a.m. on May 20.
The suspect, Cedrick W. Stewart (b/m, 45), is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon in the 351st State District Court. He is not in custody.
The victim, Julian Woodard, 43, was transported to an area hospital.
HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Detectives A. Ferrell and J. Roberts reported:
HPD patrol officers responded to a shooting call at an apartment at the above address. Upon arrival, they found Mr. Woodard suffering from a gunshot wound to the abdomen. Witnesses reported seeing a male suspect enter through the unlocked front door and shoot Woodard.
Further investigation led to the identity of Stewart as the suspect in this case and he was subsequently charged.
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of suspect Cedrick Stewart is urged to contact the HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division at 713-308-8800 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.