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Houston Crime: Sketch shows suspect wanted in Midtown shooting that left Adam Phillips dead and another man injured

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Police have a new lead as they search for a man who shot and killed two people and one of them in Midtown earlier this year.

Houston police released a new sketch of the suspect Monday. He is wanted for capital murder and aggravated robbery – serious bodily harm.

The two victims were reportedly robbed by the same suspect in the Midtown area on February 18. Both were shot multiple times.

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The first incident occurred on the 1300 block of Webster Street.

Police said the suspect approached the victim, captured a firearm and demanded his property.

When the victim refused, the suspect shot him multiple times, HPD said.

Moments later, the suspect reportedly approached a second victim at the 1300 block of Hadley Street and demanded his property.

An altercation ensued, and the suspect shot the second victim multiple times, HPD said.

ABC13-exclusive surveillance video shows the altercation.

The second victim, identified as Adam Phillips, died as a result of his injuries.

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The wanted suspect is described as a strong Hispanic male. Police said he wore all black with a white logo or patch on his left arm.

Crime Stoppers can pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the indictment and/or arrest of the suspect(s). Information can be reported by phone at 713-222-TIPS (8477), online at www.crime-stoppers.org, or through the Crime Stoppers mobile app. Only tips and calls directly to Crime Stoppers are anonymous and qualify for a cash reward.

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