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Suspects charged in double homicide


COLDSPRING – Three Houston men have been charged with the shooting death of two Coldspring men on Monday, July 7. Charged with two counts of capital murder for the shooting death of Johnny Ray McHenry, 36, and Rodney Leon Youngblood, 50, are James Douglas McCray, 20, Robert Lewis Hawkins, Jr., 28, and Quienten Marquise White, 21. McCray's previous criminal history includes burglary of a habitation and unlawfully carrying a weapon. Hawkins was arrested in 2011 for a DWI and White has a possession of marijuana charge from March 2014. Bond is set at $1 million per charge, for a total of $2 million each. The bodies of McHenry and Youngblood were found at a mobile home on Lynn Street around 4:15 p.m. July 7. The three suspects were arrested hours after the shooting in the Shepherd area. Texas Department of Criminal Justice aided in the search with dogs and horses.


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