Tallahassee PD believes fugitive may be in Houston area

Tallahassee Florida Police Department's Violent Crimes Unit is asking for the public's help in locating a homicide suspect they believe is living in the Houston area.

According to police, Fugitive Tavon Q. Jackson entered a Tallahassee pharmacy on August 30 and stabbed a woman to death with a large kitchen knife in front of customers and employees. The victim was his former girlfriend and the mother of their 2-year-old child.

Jackson is described as black, male, 25 years old, 5’08”, 155 pounds, with black dreadlocks and brown eyes.

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $15,000 for information leading to the charging and/or arrest of Jackson. Information regarding the fugitive can be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477) or submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org.