Man shot dead at 7302 Alabonson
On December 31, at approximately 8:05 PM, Harris County Precinct 1 Constables Office responded to 7302 Alabonson Rd. in reference to a shooting.
Darius Smith called 911 and advised he shot a black male due to the male choking him. Deputies arrived on scene and detained Darius Smith. The complainant, Kenneth Boyd, was driven to a hospital by private automobile where he was pronounced deceased.
The Harris County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Unit and Crime Scene Unit responded to the scene and conducted the investigation. Darius Smith refused to cooperate with the investigation. Witness statements did not corroborate the claim of Darius Smith that he was being choked by the complainant when he shot him.
The Harris County District Attorney’s Office was contacted and the charge of Murder was accepted on Darius Smith. Darius Smith is currently being booked into the Harris County Jail.