Thursday, October 8, 2020

Suspect Charged and Wanted in the Shooting at 4121 North Freeway

Charges have been filed against a suspect wanted in the shooting of a woman at 4121 North Freeway (North Interstate Highway 45) that occurred about 7:35 a.m., on October 8, 2020.

The suspect, Ashton Jered Dabney, a black male age 36, is charged with aggravated assault of a family member and felon in possession of a weapon in the 183rd State District Court. 

The victim, Tala Green, age 43, was transported to an area hospital in stable condition with non-life-threatening injuries.  

HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Officer A. Golden reported:

Ms. Green was sitting in a car at the above address when Dabney, her ex-boyfriend, approached the vehicle and fired a handgun several times.  Green was struck in the thigh and Dabney fled the scene on foot.  Green called 9-1-1 and responding paramedics transported her to the hospital.   

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Dabney or in this case is urged to contact the HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division at 713-308-8800 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.