Just heard a short blip on Channel 2 that there was a homicide in Kingwood. Sadly this is the 3rd homicide event this year. The other one I know of occurred shockingly on my street.
Captain J. Shannon's Twitter account @HCSO_NightShift reported the following.
On scene of a Homicide in the 22800 block of Latern Hills Drive, Kingwood. An adult male reportedly has been shot and pronounced dead in his residence. Scene is fresh. Please avoid the area.
@SheriffEd_HCSO @HCSOTexas @HCSO_D2Patrol
ABC13 reported the story as follows.
HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Deputies are searching for the gunman who shot and killed 26-year-old Tennyson Smith during a deadly home invasion at his Kingwood residence.
Investigators say Smith heard a knock on the door at 9:30 p.m. Saturday on Lantern Hill and Knights Cove.
According to deputies, when he opened it, the gunman burst his way inside and started shooting at Smith, killing him.
NEW: Family confirms to me man who was killed in Kingwood home invasion was 27YO Tennyson Smith. On #Abc13 at 5:30 I have surveillance video capturing the moments before and after the shooting. We also here from this young mans mother & girlfriend who witnessed this tragedy pic.twitter.com/KWxo1zpnCZ— Stefania Okolie (@StefaniaOnABC13) November 24, 2019
Police are asking for help.