Person Of Interest Named In Richardson Murder

Andrew Greenstein
January 21, 2020 - 5:00 pm
Howard Lamone Handy Jr.

Richardson PD


RICHARDSON (1080 KRLD) - Police in Richardson have named a person of interest in a deadly shooting overnight.

Officials say they are looking for Howard Lamone Handy Jr., 21, of Mesquite for the murder of Deontay Coston, 22, of Oklahoma City.

Investigators say Coston went with his sister to the Beverly Apartments on Frances Way early this morning to pick up her child from the child's father.

During this time, an altercation broke out that ended with Coston being shot to death.

If you have any information, call Richardson Police at 972-744-4800.