Deadly Houston shooting: Police say murder suspect 'considered armed and dangerous'

Cardarius Jamar Woodard (Photo: Houston Police Department)

A suspect wanted in the deadly shooting of a 60-year-old man in Houston is "considered armed and dangerous", according to police.

Cardarius Jamar Woodard, 22, is charged with murder. Police say Woodard, who is not in custody, is known to have ties to Texas and Louisiana.


The shooting was reported around 11:55 p.m. August 11 in the 1400 block of Marshall Street.

Paramedics transported a 60-year-old man to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead.

According to police, there had been an argument before shots were fired, and the victim was struck.

Police later identified Woodard as the shooter.

Anyone with information on Woodard's whereabouts or in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.