Crime Stoppers and Metro Police Department Seek Public's Help in Locating Fugitive Wanted for Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon

By: Houston Crime Stoppers
| Published 12/13/2023


HOUSTON, TX -- Crime Stoppers, in collaboration with the Metro Police Department, urgently seeks the public's assistance in locating fugitive Elijah Montre Lee, wanted for Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon.

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

On Friday, October 27, 2023, at approximately 9:15 p.m., Elijah Montre Lee was involved in a shocking shooting incident in the 7200 block of Cambridge St. in Houston, Texas. The fugitive was riding a bus when removed for disruptive and erratic behavior. Subsequently, Lee became combative, brandishing a firearm, and indiscriminately fired shots into the bus, endangering multiple patrons. One victim sustained injuries from shattered glass and was promptly transported to a local hospital for treatment.

Elijah Montre Lee is described as a 20-year-old black male, approximately 6'2”, weighing 156 lbs, with brown eyes and brown hair.

Lee should be considered armed and dangerous. If you have any information regarding the whereabouts of Elijah Montre Lee, please contact Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS (8477).

Crime Stoppers may pay up to $5,000 for information leading to the charging &/or arrest of the suspect in this case. Information may be reported by calling 713-222-TIPS (8477), submitted online at 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 is subject to change. Crime Stoppers of Houston and this news organization are not making any legal claims that this is the most current legal status.

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