Police issue murder warrant for suspected car wash killer

Desmond Bennett

Police issued a murder warrant Dec. 29 for the arrest of 22-year-old Beaumont resident Desmond Roshan Bennett, the man they suspect of fatally shooting 20-year-old Anthony Green at a car wash on Washington Dec. 28.

According to Beaumont Police Department Officer Haley Morrow, police responded to 3025 Washington Blvd. in reference to shots fired at 12:47 p.m. on Dec. 28.Upon arrival to the location, officers found 20-year-old Anthony Green in the back parking lot of the car wash, suffering from gunshot wounds. Green was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

Police are continuing to investigate the fatal incident, and have issued a murder warrant for Bennett's arrest. They are asking that anyone with information on his whereabouts contact the police department at (409) 832-1234 or call Crime Stoppers at (409) 833-TIPS (8477).