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Harris County Sheriff's Office
Tuesday September 20th, 2022 :: 02:25 p.m. CDT


Investigators Charge Man In Murder Of Local Store Owner; Need Person Of Interest Identified.

Investigators are releasing photos of a suspect involved in the murder of a local Fashion Store owner and a person of interest.  An older booking photo of Brooks from 2016 is attached.

Investigators have charged Adrian R Brooks, 42, wearing black t-shirt and  black mask with capital murder and need the man wearing the white jacket and white baseball hat in these surveillance photos identified.

On Saturday, March 19th, 2022, at approximately 7:00 p.m., Harris County Sheriff's Office patrol units responded to the Newly Acquired Wealth and Fashion (NAWF) store located at 12726 North Freeway in reference to an Aggravated Robbery in which a store employee had been shot.

Deputies located the complainant, 33-year-old Matthew Archield, with several gunshot wounds, including a gunshot wound to the head.
Archield was initially transported to the hospital in serious condition, On March 23rd, 2022, Archield was removed from life support and pronounced deceased.

Anyone with information on the whereabouts of Adrian R Brooks or information on the person of interest in the photo, are urged to call the HCSO homicide unit at 713-274-9100.

 Anyone with information about the incident is asked to contact the Sheriff's Office Homicide Unit or Crime Stoppers may pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging and/or arrest of the suspects in this case. Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477), submitted online at or through the Crime Stoppers mobile app. Only tips and calls DIRECTLY TO Crime Stoppers are anonymous and eligible for a cash reward.

Harris County Sheriff's Office
1200 Baker St
Houston, TX 77002

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 713-221-6000

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