One Person is Dead following Stabbing at a Brookshire Manufacturing Company

The homicide happened at the Orizon Industries on FM 362 near the intersection of Wilson Road and FM 523. Covering Katy/Meto photo

BROOKSHIRE (Covering Katy News) – One person was stabbed to death and another was taken by Life Flight in serious condition after an apparent act of workplace violence during the evening shift at Orizon Industries in Brookshire. The homicide happened at about 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019. Orizon is located on FM 362 at Wilson Road. See map below.

Troopers from the Texas Department of Public Safety were on the scene late Wednesday night. Details of what led up to the killing were not released. The Waller County Sheriff’s Office is expected to provide additional information on Thursday.

The suspect, who is believed to be an employee, fled the scene.  It is not yet clear who the suspect is and there has been no indication that an arrest has been made.

Houston-based Spitzer Industries is the owner of Orizon. Spitzer is a steel fabrication business. The company provides very large custom made products for the energy industry. We have placed photos of the company’s custom work below.

There are also crime scene photos below.

Covering Katy will update this story as more information is made available.

Location of the homicide. Google Maps

 

State Troopers at Orizon Industries early Thursday morning. – Covering Katy/Metro photo

 

Orizon workers who were at the scene following the homicide. Covering Katy/Metro photo

 

Orizon Industries in Brookshire. Covering Katy/Metro photo

 

Orizon Industries in Brookshire. Covering Katy/Metro

 

Orizon Industries produces custom steel products for the energy industry. Courtesy Orizon

 

Orizon Industries produces custom steel products for the energy industry. Courtesy Orizon

 

Orizon Industries produces custom steel products for the energy industry. Courtesy Orizon

 

 

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