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Man Charged In Stabbing Death Of 11-Year-Old Houston Boy

Houston police say they’ve charged a 27-year-old Houston man with murder in the stabbing death of an 11-year-old who was walking home from school last month.

Andre Timothy Jackson Mug Shot
HPD
Andre Timothy Jackson was charged Friday and is being held in the Harris County Jail on $100,000 bond.

Houston police say they’ve charged a 27-year-old Houston man with murder in the stabbing death of an 11-year-old who was walking home from school last month.

Josue Flores Memorial close-up
Gail Delaughter

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner, Acting Police Chief Martha Montalvo and Harris County District Attorney Devon Anderson held a news conference Saturday morning to discuss the arrest of Andre Timothy Jackson.

Jackson was charged Friday and is being held in the Harris County Jail on $100,000 bond.

Earlier this week, authorities released surveillance video featuring a “person of interest” in the slaying of Josue Flores. The sixth-grader was attacked on May 17 as he was walking home from school.

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