Vehicle strikes partygoers, one dead; Sheriff’s Office seeks assistance


Suspect involved in vehicular homicide.

New Caney, July 3 – The Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying the persons of interest involved in a Homicide that occurred in the early morning hours of July 2, 2017, in New Caney, Texas.

On July 2, 2017, shortly after midnight, the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office responded to a party disturbance that occurred in the 18200 block of Emerald Court.   When Deputies arrived, they discovered a vehicle, believed to be an early 2000’s model Chevrolet Suburban or Tahoe, tan in color, had struck several individuals. The vehicle fled the scene prior to Deputies arrival.

Ray Jasso, of New Caney, TX was one of the individuals struck by the vehicle and later died from his injuries. Jasso was attending the party with his two children when the fleeing vehicle struck him. According to witnesses, multiple people, one of which is described as a white female, occupied the vehicle. The female is described as having long, curly, reddish colored hair. A second occupant is described as a male with a star tattoo on his right cheek and another unknown tattoo on his left cheek. He is also described as having multiple tattoos all over his body. See the images below of these persons of interest and the suspected vehicle.

If you have, any information related to the person described above or the vehicle, please contact the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office at 936-760-5876 or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-392-STOP (7867) and refer to MCSO Case # 17A194533.




You must be logged in to post a comment Login