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Conroe PD Press Release – Robbery/Shooting(Updated)

On Thursday, 09/01/11, at approximately 2:30 am, Conroe Police officers were dispatched to robbery in progress at the Zone D’Erotica store located at 823 S. I-45 in Conroe. Officers arrived as two suspects wearing masks over their faces were exiting the front of the store. Officers told the suspects to stop, and at least one of the suspects immediately fired on officers with a handgun. The two men then fled, firing at officers as they ran.

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Officers returned fire, striking at least one of the suspects. That suspect ran for a short distance before collapsing. The second suspect escaped on foot, and it is not known if he was hit by gunfire.

The wounded suspect was identified as Hoke Eberhardt Jr. He was taken to Ben Taub Hospital where he is being treated for gunshot wounds.

Neither the store clerk, nor any Officers were injured in this incident.

Investigators were able to determine the identity of the second suspect in this case. Conroe Investigators secured an arrest warrant for Criminal Attempt – Capital Murder, and then travelled to a location in Houston. With the assistance of the Houston Police Department and the US Marshal’s Office, they arrested  at a residence in the 13000 block of Lillja Ave. He was returned to Conroe and booked into the Montgomery County Jail without incident. He is facing additional charges related to the robbery.

Anyone with any information about this incident should contact

Investigator Chris Hill at 936-522-3335.

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Sgt. Joe Smart, PIO
CONROE POLICE DEPARTMENT
CRIMINAL INVESTIGATIONS DIVISION
936-522-3244

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Original Press Release

On Thursday, 09/01/11, at approximately 2:30 am, Conroe Police officers were dispatched to robbery in progress at the Zone D’Erotica store located at 823 S. I-45 in Conroe. Officers arrived as two suspects wearing masks over their faces were exiting the front of the store. Officers told the suspects to stop, and at least one of the suspects immediately fired on officers with a handgun. The two men then fled, firing at officers as they ran.

Officers returned fire, striking at least one of the suspects. That suspect ran for a short distance before collapsing. The second suspect escaped on foot, and it is not known if he was hit by gunfire.

The wounded suspect was identified as Hoke Eberhardt Jr. He was taken to Ben Taub Hospital where he is being treated for gunshot wounds.

Neither the store clerk nor any Officers were injured in this incident.

Anyone with any information about this incident or the identity of the second suspect should contact Investigator Chris Hill at 936-522-3335.

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Sgt. Joe Smart, PIO
CONROE POLICE DEPARTMENT
CRIMINAL INVESTIGATIONS DIVISION
936-522-3244

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