Press Release:

On Tuesday, August 27, 2013, at approximately 11:44 PM, deputies received a call regarding a distrubance with shots fired at the North Shore Meadow apartments, located at 300 Audrey Lane.  Upon their arrival they found a Hispanic male, later identified as Samuel Moreno Jr., shot to death in the parking lot. Upon further investigation, deputies learned that there was an argument between Moreno and a black male suspect.  The black male suspect brandished a handgun and shot Moreno and fled the scene on foot.  Moreno was pronounced dead at the scene.

This case is being investigated by the Harris County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Unit. Anyone with information concerning this shooting is asked to call the Homicide Unit at (713) 967-5810 or Crime Stoppers at (713) 222-TIPS (8477).

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On Monday, March 3, 2014, Homicide Investigators filed murder charges on Jeremy Gerod Smith for the murder of Samuel Moreno.  Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Jeremy Smith is asked to contact the Harris County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Unit at (713) 967-5810