Donald Griffin, 28, Bayou Body Count No. 110

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"Person of interest" arrested wearing body armor
A man was shot to death in a southside apartment complex early Saturday morning, police say.

A "person of interest" has been arrested after a brief SWAT stand-off in which he was found to be wearing body armor. Glenn Terrance Sherman, 28, has not been charged in connection with the death of Donald Griffin, 28, although HPD says Sherman "was seen walking around the apartment complex armed with pistols" around the time of the shooting.

The incident happened about 12"50 a.m. Satruday in the 4000 block of Corder.

Sherman's been charged with felon in possession of a weapon and felon in possession of body armor' an investigation into Griffin's death continues.

Anyone with information on this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

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Sandra Massie Hines
Sandra Massie Hines

Donald Griffin (A.K.A DRay) always had a big smile on his face as he was an encouragement to others in their teens, family and friends. Donald Griffin was a kind-hearted and industrious young entrepreneur (Owner of Williams Brothers fried Chicken in Southeast Houston), father and son. Sum 300 family members and friends  were drawn to a make-shift memorial at the Missionary Village Apts 4002 Corder Street parking lot whrer Donald was gunned down by an assailant. The person believed to have killed Donald Griffin is Glenn Terrance Sherman, who police say hasTnot been charged with the crime connected to the murder.

The Canldlelight Memorial on Wednesday July 27, 2011 served to honor The memory of Donald Griffin. Youth in the crowd stated that Donald encouraged them not to get into trouble. Others said he encouraged them to put away their guns. Older citizens and even police officers said they knew him and he was a good young man. Donald loved his parents Donald Lewis Sanders and Velma SandersServices for Donald . it is for certain, Donald will be missed. R.I.P Funeral Arrangements made by: Sunset Funeral Home 4337 Liberty Rd Tel (713)673-3700 and will be carried out at Goodhope MBC 3015 Mac Gregor Way Hou 77004. The Viewing begins 9am to 11am. Funeral Service begins at 11am. (For directions to the church call 713-524-6578)

Sandra Massie Hines
Sandra Massie Hines

Donald Griffin (A.K.A DRay) always had a big smile on his face as he was an encouragement to others in their teens, family and friends. Donald Griffin was a kind-hearted and industrious young entrepreneur (Owner of Williams Brothers fried Chicken in Southeast Houston), father and son. Sum 300 family members and friends  were drawn to a make-shift memorial at the Missionary Village Apts 4002 Corder Street parking lot whrer Donald was gunned down by an assailant. The person believed to have killed Donald Griffin is Glenn Terrance Sherman, who police say hasTnot been charged with the crime connected to the murder.

The Canldlelight Memorial on Wednesday July 27, 2011 served to honor The memory of Donald Griffin. Youth in the crowd stated that Donald encouraged them not to get into trouble. Others said he encouraged them to put away their guns. Older citizens and even police officers said they knew him and he was a good young man. Donald loved his parents Donald Lewis Sanders and Velma SandersServices for Donald . it is for certain, Donald will be missed. R.I.P Funeral Arrangements made by: Sunset Funeral Home 4337 Liberty Rd Tel (713)673-3700 and will be carried out at Goodhope MBC 3015 Mac Gregor Way Hou 77004. The Viewing begins 9am to 11am. Funeral Service begins at 11am. (For directions to the church call 713-524-6578)

Katy
Katy

"Felon in possession of body armor"?

Wow. Guy commits a couple lousy crimes and he can no longer protect his body against the bullets flying around the 4000 block of Corder?

Redairjordans
Redairjordans

Dis b I'm from this hood yellowstone scoot block white lady u hav no clue wat da hell u talkn bout dis bitchass bullsht nigga was a thief he had on armor cuz he knew he was gon get it hes don nothn but rob and still if he eva gets out hes dead so before u make a random comment make sure u kno wat the fuck u talkn bout stupid white bitch that dnt kno shit let him kill 1 of ya people c ha ya dumass feel then bitch

Jol_ly100
Jol_ly100

Hey!!! lilmama first of  all thats my big bro who died so no he was not protecting his self... the killer was a robber and theif  and killer! so he ain protecting no body now my big bro gone so b4 u start talkin get d storey rite cus u protecting a murderer and dont knw wats up Wonder if it was yo folks hun? this man had on a vest for days bcus he done so much wrong to people and he walked bak to my mamas and took my big bro PREMEDITATED MURDER and he wanted to do it HATIN CUS HES *(sherm head) DIRTY AND CANT GRIND LIKE MY BRO YEA GLENN SORRY ASS. MY BRO WORKED THAT MAN STOLE FOR LIVIN IF HE WAS GONE WATS TO MISS A KILLER AND ROBBER? DAT AIN SHIT! MY BRO WAS REAL UNLIKE D FAKE ONES DAT CANT GRIND AND SMILE IN YO FACE SO REMEMBER U TOOK UP FOR A MURDERER DONT TALK WEN UNEDUCATED ABOUT THE FACTS....YA HEARD.....

Jol_ly100
Jol_ly100

I LIKE DAT DEFENSE WAT U PUT 4 MY BIG BRO "LIL DON" THNX .....

Katy
Katy

Based on your comment, my only hope was that your big brother DID spend his life committing street crime and not teaching you reading and writing...

Because otherwise... There are some crimes so big that there's no forgiveness...

Jol_ly100
Jol_ly100

Any ways dat shows me u dont matter like I said speak only wats known U LIL UGLY WHITE GUR and u dont haft to now worrry just about me wen its ur own kind or next of ken think about wat u said lil mama now dont say anything defending the murderer or my bro Its no game becus u dont knw who we know or wat we know about u ( although i could care less) But put it like dis GOd made d world (hope u ain a satanist) Around and wat goes around comes around so ima put it in Gods hands..So go back upstairs n finish on your  own folks dats an ole sayin u dnt know bout stereotyper...Good day n u ain shit...

Katy
Katy

Well said.I think I will take my chances...

Jol_ly100
Jol_ly100

I think you should shut the fuk up B4 dis shit gets flaged with the feds and u knw.. And Every BLACK person dont live street life nobodys accusin u of being another paris hilton or lady gaga FREAK  and iam well educated but Your not worthy of my correct grammer b cus ur noboody to me so like d lil dude said from scott block Shut Ya fukin mouth dat was my bro u were talkin about..And yes he has a dad that would love to Sue the shit out of u speak about only wats known 4 sho about you knw like yor kind have yall lil slang (idioms) like OMG,  WTF , LOL, etc. I ain sittin round here judging u sayin ya like dem rednecks that says" He jus another Nigger dead in the ground " You dont no how it is in the streets shut ya mouth this ain mtv and bet come c 4 yo self lilmama.

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