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Who killed Charlie Kato?

Crime Stoppers and the Houston Police Department’s Homicide Division need the public’s assistance identifying the suspect responsible for a Murder.

On Wednesday, March 5, 2003, Charlie Kato was shot and killed in the 1 block of Goodson Dr. in Houston, Texas. During the incident, the victim was taking out the garbage. The unknown suspect approached them and opened fire, striking the victim multiple times. The suspect fled the scene on foot. The victim died as a result of the gunshot injuries they sustained during the shooting.

The family of Charlie Kato is requesting the community’s help with identifying the suspect responsible for this murder.

Crime Stoppers may pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging and/or arrest of the suspect(s) in this case. Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477), submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org, or through the Crime Stoppers mobile app. Only tips and calls DIRECTLY TO Crime Stoppers are anonymous and eligible for a cash reward.

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