Authorities offer reward for help finding man who shot at cops earlier this month

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Authorities are still are trying to identify and apprehend a man who shot at police officers earlier this month.

Crime Stoppers of Houston said Saturday they were offering a reward of up to $5,000 for information leading to an arrest in the incident, which took place as officers were responding to a report of a suspicious person on Bentworth Drive in west Houston around 9 p.m. on May 6.


As officers approached the man, he fired several shots at them, then ran away. Police don’t know where he headed 

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Police said the man was about 5’9, had blond colored twists in his hair, and appeared to be in his late teens or early 20s.

In a statement, authorities said they will  pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging and/or arrest of the shooter. Anyone with information can call 713-222-8477 or visit www.crime-stoppers.org and report it there, or by texting tips to 274637.

All tipsters will remain anonymous, authorities said.


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