KATY (Covering Katy News) – Harris County Sheriff’s Office Homicide investigators have charged Gabriel Pereyra, 34, with stabbing his 67-year old mother to death. The murder happened on Friday October, 12, 2018, at approximately 5:20 p.m. at an apartment complex in the 19300 block of Park Row Drive in the Katy area.
Deputies were told the victim was laying in the parking lot of the complex and bleeding from the head. She was pronounced dead at the scene by emergency medical first responders.
Investigators say the victim’s 34 year old son, Gabriel Pereyra, was at home with his mother and was covered in blood upon the arrival of deputies.
“Their investigation revealed that Pereyra, stabbed his mother as she sat in a chair inside the residence,” said a statement from the Sheriff’s Office. “She then ran outside of the apartment, collapsed, and died on the sidewalk near the parking lot.”
The Harris County District Attorney’s Office accepted the charge of murder on Gabriel Pereyra.
He is currently in the Harris County Sheriff’s Office Detention Facility awaiting arraignment