Who Killed Michael Ellis?

By: Houston Crime Stoppers
| Published 10/09/2023


HOUSTON, TX -- Crime Stoppers and the Houston Police Department Vehicular Crimes Division need the public’s assistance identifying the suspect(s) responsible for a Hit and Run – Failure to Stop and Render Aid – Fatality.

Reward of up to $5,000 leading to the arrest of the suspect(s) involved in this case.

On Monday, August 21, 2023, at approximately 12:45 a.m., Michael Ellis was struck by a vehicle in the 3100 block of South Loop West in Houston, Texas. Mr. Ellis was asleep on the sidewalk when a truck traveling southbound hit him. The unknow suspect(s) sped away from the scene without rendering aid to Mr. Ellis. Sadly, Mr. Ellis suffered major injuries, and died as a result of the collision.

The only description of the suspect vehicle is an older model dark colored pick up truck.

Crime Stoppers may pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging and/or arrest of the suspect(s) in this case. Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477), submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org or through the Crime Stoppers mobile app. Only tips and calls DIRECTLY TO Crime Stoppers are anonymous and eligible for a cash reward.

All warrants are active at the time this press release was created and are subject to change. Crime Stoppers of Houston is not making any legal claim that this is the most current legal status.

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