HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — New dashcam footage exhibits the terrifying moments a driver in Houston was threatened with a gun by two suspects whereas driving.
The aggravated theft occurred round 11 a.m. on October 18, 2022, however police launched the video on January 3, 2023 within the hope that somebody may acknowledge the suspects.
The driving force, recognized as Dovra, stated he picked up the person, recognized as “MJ,” at a restaurant within the 7600 block of Westheimer.
About 5 minutes into the trip, he stated one of many passengers pulled out a gun and demanded he get out of the automotive. The opposite passenger reached for his seat.
“Take away the automotive, take the automotive out, take the automotive out, take the automotive out of the automotive,” the demand of one of many suspects might be heard repeatedly within the video of the digital camera.
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“At the moment I used to be not afraid in that scenario,” stated Dovran. “I used to be simply attempting to get away, fortunately he did not shoot me.”
Quickly, the opposite suspect got here out, opened Dovran’s facet door and tried to take his mobile phone, the police stated.
Throughout the battle for the telephone, police stated Dovran managed to knock the suspect to the bottom. That is when Dovran managed to hurry off whereas the primary suspect nonetheless had a gun to his head.
“Get out earlier than I kill you, get out earlier than I kill you, I’ll kill you,” stated the armed suspect.
“I used to be pondering. “Nicely, if I drive, at the least a man shall be behind me since he was exterior.” Fortuitously, the boy who was sitting within the driver’s seat simply jumped out,” defined Dovran.
Each suspects are described as black males, round 20 years previous, 5 toes 8 inches and 5 toes 9 inches, 140 kilos, with a skinny construct and darkish complexions. Each of them have been sporting hats in the course of the aggravated theft.
Contact Crime Stoppers of Houston instantly you probably have any data associated to this investigation. Info resulting in the indictment and/or arrest of prison suspects can result in a money reward of as much as $5,000.
Tipsters ought to contact Crime Stoppers instantly to stay nameless and be thought of for a money payout by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477) or submitting a tip on-line at: www.crime-stoppers.org or by the Crime Stoppers cellular app.
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