HPD: Woman Charged with Murder of Young Katy Dad, 2 Men Remain on the run
Three individuals are charged with beating and murdering a father in Katy on December 20.
Amber Thornton, 22, has been arrested while the two other suspects, Tony Escobar and Joseph Faundo, are still on the run.
Investigators say that the three entered Russell Lopez’s home and tied up two children – ages 6 and 7 – then beat and killed Lopez during an apparent robbery. Lopez’s 7-month-old baby was at home during the incident but none of the children experienced any physical harm.
Anyone with information regarding the other two suspects are encouraged to call crime stoppers at [number type=”1″].