Sheriff’s Deputies Arrest Richmond Man Charged with Murder
Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office deputies arrested 27-year-old Devonte Howard of Richmond, Texas, who is suspected of killing a man.
On Wednesday, April 20, 2022, at approximately 1:40 p.m., Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Office deputies were dispatched to the 18000 block of Oakloch Ct. in Richmond where a victim was shot to death. The victim was identified as 38-year-old Miguel Angel Granados Jr. Sheriff’s detectives learned during their investigation that Howard and Granados were working together on a fence when Howard pulled out a firearm, shooting and killing Granados.
During the investigation, detectives coordinated Howard’s surrender outside a relative’s residence without incident.
Howard was charged with Murder and was booked into the Fort Bend County Jail on a $500,000 bond.
“Thanks to the concerted efforts of our detectives and deputies, this apprehension was handled with the utmost professionalism and concern for public safety,” said Sheriff Eric Fagan.
Sadly, you are right. My old 'hood was subjected to this, the guys who kept equipment in their trucks were targeted. I now live about 150 feet from that place, but I'm sure it's still going on. Plus, TX, so lots are carrying.