Harris County Sheriff’s deputies were called just before 11 p.m. Monday to an apartment complex in the 6200 block of E. Sam Houston Parkway near the Crosby Freeway. When they arrived, officers found a 24-year-old woman suffering from a gunshot wound. She was pronounced dead when paramedics got to the scene. Investigators said Banks told deputies his wife had shot herself after an argument over his cellphone. According to the sheriff’s office, the couple’s 3-year-old daughter and 20-month-old son were inside the apartment at the time of the shooting.
Are you planning a vacation? Check out our live radar to see if there are any potential delays at the airport. HCSO: During an altercation about text messages on his phone, a man fatally kills his wife. Debreon Banks, 27, has been charged with murder in the death of his common-law wife and is being held on a $75,000 bond. HARRIS COUNTY, TX (KTRK) — According to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office, a woman was shot to death after getting into an altercation with her common-law spouse about text messages on his cellphone. Dabreon Banks, 27, is facing a murder accusation. He’s currently in detention, and his bond has been set at $75,000 by a court.
None of the children were harmed. They have been given to family members. HCSO said neighbors reported hearing a disturbance, a gunshot and then a man screaming that his wife just shot herself. Homicide detectives were called to the scene, and Banks was detained. Investigators eventually concluded that Banks and the victim had got into an argument over text messages in his phone. Deputies said it escalated to a physical confrontation, and some point, shots were fired.
Banks was arrested. He was last reported to be behind bars at the Harris County jail. KHOU 11 on social media: Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | YouTube. @HCSOTexas Homicide Investigators have charged Dabreon Banks (27) with the shooting death of his common-law wife (24). Last night, abt 10:56pm, deputies responded to a shooting at an apt complex located at 6200 E. Sam Houston Pkwy. The victim was found deceased from an apparent pic.twitter.com/s9UhEhf0n0
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