Charges have been filed against a suspect arrested in the fatal shooting of a man that occurred at 8501 Broadway Street about 6:05 a.m. on February 20.
The suspect, Mayke Miranda Lino, 21, is charged with murder in the 184th State District Court. A booking photo of Lino is attached to this news release.
He is accused in the death of Luis Cardova, 21.
HPD Homicide Division Detectives K. Persad and A. Grimes reported:
Three unknown suspects forced their way into a residence at the above address. Mr. Cardova was involved in a physical altercation with one of the suspects when another suspect shot him. Mr. Cardova was transported via private vehicle to an area hospital, where he was pronounced deceased on February 21.
Further investigation identified Lino as the suspect in this case and, on Tuesday (May 24), Lino was arrested without incident by the HPD Major Offenders Division Criminal Apprehension Team.
Lino was subsequently charged for his role in Cordova’s death.
Mayke Miranda Lino
Update: VHS/JKS 5-25-22
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