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Man accused of killing his stepfather, setting house fire in Houston, cops say

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Sep. 29 2021, Published 2:32 p.m. ET

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A already in jail on murder charges is now being accused of allegedly shooting his stepfather to death as well, police said.

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Donald Lenor, 21, has been charged with murder for the shooting of his stepfather, Reginald Lewis, 54, according to Click 2 Houston.

Lewis’ body was found after the house fire was extinguished at a home in the 7600 block of Pointer Street in Houston around 10 a.m. on Aug. 16, according to Click 2 Houston.

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Police said they discovered Lewis suffered a gunshot wound to the head prior to the house being set on fire, Click 2 Houston reported.

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Lenor was later identified as a suspect in the shooting and allegedly confessed to his role in the death of Lewis, according to Click 2 Houston.

Lenor was out on five felony bonds at the time of the murder, Click 2 Houston reported.

He has remained in jail since his arrest on a murder charge on Sept. 12 in connection to the fatal shooting of another man in the 7000 block of South Hall Street, according to Click 2 Houston.


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