A Kingwood teenager was arrested Friday for the Sept. 5 murder of Barrett Shirley in Elm Grove, according to Harris County court documents and crime records.
The suspect, Hunter Ryan Woods, 18, is charged with fatally shooting Shirley, 23, in the back at 5443 Garden Village Drive.
Woods’ address is listed as 3022 Evergreen Glade in Woodland Hills.
According to police, Shirley was visiting with friends at the home when he decided to retrieve something from his car which was parked in the driveway. At some point, a gunman shot Shirley once in his back.
Shirley then stumbled back into the home and died at the scene.
“The victim was in front of the residence at the above residence when he was shot,” HPD Homicide Division Sergeant M. McStravick, Senior Police Ofiicer T. Andrade and Officer M. Arroyo reported. “He then ran inside the residence where he collapsed and was pronounced dead at the scene.”
Woods was booked into Harris County Jail on $50,000 bond.