Suspect Identified in 2023 North Houston Murder, Currently At-Large

Suspect Identified in 2023 North Houston Murder, Currently At-Large
Wanted: Roberto Madrigal

Authorities have filed charges against Roberto Madrigal, 30, in connection with a shooting incident that resulted in the death of one man and the injury of another. The incident occurred on December 27, 2023, at approximately 9 p.m. at 15515 Lee Road.

Madrigal faces charges of murder and aggravated assault with a deadly weapon in the 180th State District Court. The deceased victim has been identified as Jahmar Sampson, 33, while the injured victim, a 32-year-old male, is expected to survive his injuries.

Houston Police Department (HPD) patrol officers responded to a shooting at a business located at the mentioned address, where they found two men shot by an unknown suspect. Both victims were transported to an area hospital by the Houston Fire Department (HFD) paramedics. Unfortunately, Mr. Sampson succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased by medical personnel on January 3.

Following further investigation, Madrigal was identified as the suspect in the case. The Harris County District Attorney’s Office was notified, and charges were subsequently filed. Madrigal is currently at-large.

Authorities urge anyone with information regarding Roberto Madrigal’s whereabouts or any details pertaining to this case to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600. Alternatively, individuals can provide information anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.