Thursday, August 25, 2016

Suspect in Custody After Hospital Lockdown

Release date: August 25, 2016

Incident: Suspicious, Armed Person Call  

Date/Time: August 25, 2016/ approximately 2PM

Location: Houston Medical Center

One suspect is in custody after officers responded to a Suspicious, Armed Person call from Houston Medical Center. 

At approximately 2PM on Thursday, August 25, 2016 officers responded to the area of Houston Medical Center in reference to two suspicious suspects. One suspect was described as carrying a bag and the other was seen with a hand gun. 

Officers placed the hospital on lockdown, and searched the building. Once the initial search was completed, a couple of officers were sent back into the building to search again and found 38 year old Saint Claire Brown with a replica hand gun in his waistband inside a hospital break room. The replica gun was not loaded and no other ammunition was found on him. 

 Officers currently have Brown in custody, charges are pending. Saint Claire Brown is known to police. 

This case is still under investigation and being led by Det. Jeff Herb.