Father, son murdered by in-law in northwest Houston

Full story: Double murder suspect, considered armed and dangerous

Date of Occurance: 11/15/2014 11:30:00 PM

Type of Case: Capital Murder
Case #: 14-169270
Location: 12651 Atwood Grove Ln
Complainant: Jelks,Keidric Jamal Sr. (42) Jelks,Keidric Jamal Jr. (15)
Suspect/Defendant: Neelys,Danny Lee B/M 39 YOA
Notification of Next of Kin: At Scene
Person Notified: Wife
Date and Time: 11/16/2014 6:06:00 AM
Approved for Release: Sgt. B. Beall
Title Homicide

  • Details:

    On Saturday, Nov. 15, at approximately 11:30 p.m., HCSO District 1 patrol units responded to a double-homicide at 12651 Atwood Grove Ln., in the Northwest Park Colony Subdivision. The suspect, identified as a brother-in-law, Danny Lee Neelys, black male, 39 YOA, 5’10”, 200 Lbs., forced his way into the residence at gunpoint. Neelys shot and killed Keidric Jamal Jelks Sr. (42 YOA) and Keidric Jamal Jelks Jr. (15 YOA). Neelys left the scene on foot, but is believed to be driving a 2001 black Ford Expedition, bearing Texas license # AV26340.

    Charge: Capital Murder Cause # 1448595 Court # 338th D.C. Bond: $0

    The case is being investigated by the Harris County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Unit. If anyone has information regarding the murder of Keidric Jamal Jelks Sr. and Keidric Jamal Jelks Jr. please contact the Harris County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Unit at 713.967.5810 or call Crime Stoppers at 713.222.TIPS(8477).

    If you know the location of Danny Lee Neelys or the 2001 black Ford Expedition, license # AV26340, call 911 immediately. Neelys is armed and considered dangerous.