Murder Charges Filed Against Houston Gang Member Suspected Of Killing Lamar High School Student

Style Magazine Newswire | 3/14/2019, 12:24 p.m.
Houston Public Media reports that Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg announced murder charges against a man accused of killing ...
district Atty Kim Ogg at a press conference

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Houston Public Media reports that Harris County District Attorney Kim Ogg announced murder charges against a man accused of killing 18-year-old student De’Lindsey Mack near Lamar High School last November. The man charged is Kendrick Johnson, 19, a member of the Houston gang called 103, which is active in the city’s Third Ward. Johnson is also charged with the murder of 24-year-old Kenneth Roberson on September 23, 2018. Ogg said in a news conference that “both murders were committed as part of an ongoing assault” by the 103 gang against another gang called Young Scott Block (YSB). Johnson is currently in jail awaiting a court hearing on unrelated charges for multiple aggravated robberies.