Spring resident murdered during home-invasion


Date of Occurance:

10/22/2014 3:45:00 AM

Type of Case:

Capital Murder

Case #:



16802 Sedona Springs Ln.


Moore,Blake Lajuan 23 YOA


3 to 4 Unknown Black Males

Notification of Next of Kin:

At Scene

Person Notified:


Date and Time:

10/22/2014 11:11:00 AM

Approved for Release:

Sgt. Ben Beall




On Wednesday, October 22, 2014, at approximately 0345 A.M., Deputies with the Harris County Sheriff’s Office responded to a home invasion/shooting at 16802 Sedona Springs LN., in the Spring Creek Court subdivision.When deputies arrived on the scene, they learned 3 to 4 black males, late teens to early twenties, wearing red bandanas and armed with guns forced entry into the residence. The suspects shot one of the residents, Blake Lajuan Moore, 23.  LifeFlight was called to the home, but Moore was pronounced dead at the scene by EMS.

Traces of illegal drugs were discovered inside the residence and robbery appears to be the motive.

The Harris County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Unit responded to the scene and is conducting the investigation.

Anyone with information regarding the shooting death of Blake Moore is asked to contact the Sheriff’s Office Homicide unit at 713.967.5810 or call Crime Stoppers at 713.222.TIPS(6477).