18-Year-Old Arrested and Charged in Brother’s Stabbing Death at Houston Residence
Authorities have confirmed that an 18-year-old man, identified as Isaih Morales, has been arrested and charged in connection with the stabbing death of a man at a residence on Robertson Street in Houston. The incident took place on Thursday at the address of 4112 Robertson Street around 4:20 p.m. According to the Houston Police Department, an unresponsive male with multiple stab wounds was discovered at the scene and was later pronounced dead at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center.
After conducting initial investigations, it was determined that Morales, who is the victim’s brother, was the primary suspect in this tragic incident. Initially, Morales attempted to flee the scene, but later had a change of heart and contacted the authorities. “He subsequently called 911, provided his location,” stated the Houston Police, as documented in their report. Following this call, the suspect was apprehended and taken to the Harris County Jail.
As reported by the City of Houston, Morales is now facing murder charges in the 176th State District Court. However, the name of the 22-year-old victim has not yet been released, pending confirmation by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.
The investigation into this heartbreaking case was led by HPD Homicide Division Sergeant W. Dunn and Detective J. Gardner, who swiftly responded to the call reporting the stabbing. The Houston Fire Department paramedics were also on the scene, providing critical medical assistance and transporting the victim to the hospital. The Harris County District Attorney’s Office was consulted following Morales’ arrest and has decided to formally charge him for his alleged role in this tragic incident.
The incident occurred at the residence on Robertson Street, a location that holds significance for the community. While details about the specific background of the residence are unknown, this incident has undoubtedly shaken the neighborhood. The local authorities and law enforcement agencies are working diligently to ensure justice is served and to provide support to all those affected by this devastating loss.
The investigation is ongoing, and further updates will be provided as more information becomes available.