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Investigation Into Missing Gay Houston Student Sheds No New Details

Investigation Into Missing Gay Houston Student Sheds No New Details

The Investigation Into A Gay University of Houston Student Missing For More Than 11 Days Sheds No New Details.

(HOUSTON) — It’s been more than eleven days since An Vinh Nguyen, a 27-year old University of Houston student, and a member of the Houston LGBTQ+ community went missing. The mysterious disappearance has left family and community members in a state of shock.

Harris County Sherriff’s Department, the lead law enforcement agency investigating Nguyen’s disappearance, tells About News the case is a ‘priority,’ even though community and family members do not feel the same. Texas-based Equusearch, a missing person’s non-profit has joined the search.

Nguyen, a student at the Hilton School of Restaurant and Hotel Management at the University of Houston, was last seen on the evening of Friday March 31, 2017.Investigation-Into-Missing-Gay-Houston-Student-Sheds-No-New-Details Investigation Into Missing Gay Houston Student Sheds No New Details

“He made us fish tacos,” Bobby Johnson, a friend and co-worker stated. “He left my home about 10:30 to work on a paper.” That was the last time Nguyen was seen. According to Johnson, Nguyen did not show up for work on Saturday, April 1, 2017 at Ella Eye’s in Tomball, Texas.

The last call placed from Nguyen’s cell phone was to a man in Houston on business from New York. Calls and text messages to the phone from About News have gone unanswered.

Volunteers last week canvased the Montrose and Midtown area with missing person flyers hoping to gather any new information. Until Nguyen’s car is found, “We don’t know whether to go east, west, north, south or what,” Equusearch search operations director Frank Black said.

Nguyen’s orange 2016 four-door Jeep Renegade has not been located, and family say there has been no activity on his banking account or Harris County EZ tag pass since March 30, 2017.

Nguyen’s cell phone has been off since his disappearance. Sheriff’s official would not reveal if investigators had ‘pinged’ Nguyen’s last known location of his phone. Black said Nguyen has been described as “dependable” and that his phone is off, which is unusual. The car didn’t have a tracking device. “We’ve got a big concern,” he said.

Officials ask anyone with information about Nguyen’s whereabouts to contact the Harris County Sheriff’s Office or Texas EquuSearch at 281-309-9500.

Texas Couple’s Pride Flag Set On Fire Near Dallas

Texas Couple's Pride Flag Set On Fire Near Dallas

A Texas Couple’s Pride Flag Was Torn Down And Set On Fire!

(DALLAS) 03-07-17  – A couple living near Dallas had their rainbow flag ripped down and set on fire early Thursday morning in the small community of Carrolton, Texas, near Dallas.

Markus Maguire and his husband, Wilson Nash, discovered the smoldering flag stuffed in their mailbox with neighbor’s mail used to keep the fire going.

Security cameras captured video of a van pulling up to the house, and shows someone pulling the flag down. The van leaves and returns a few minutes later. The video shows someone setting the flag on fire.

“It was actually a target at us,” Maguire told KXAS NBC 5. “It was absolute hate, and they meant to do it.”

Carrollton,Texas  is the home of Drag Race star Laganja Estranja.

Large Fight Leaves Two Hurt – Over 20 Police Officers On Scene At F Bar Houston

Large Fight Leaves Two Hurt –Over 20 Police About Officers On Scene At F Bar Houston
(Photo by Shelby Jeffcoat About News)

Thursday’s Hip Hop Night At F Bar Turned Violent Requiring Massive Police Response After Nightclub Had Closed!

HOUSTONFEB 24 — Nearly two-dozen police officers responded to F Bar Houston early Friday morning to break up a fight in the parking lot. F Bar Houston is located on Tuam Street.

Houston Police describe at least 200 people were in the parking lot of the LGBT nightclub near Helena Street when multiple fights broke out.

Thursday night is the nightclub’s hip-hop night. “It was club patrons that were in the parking lot near and around the food truck,” club owner Irwin Palchick said to About News. “The club was closed, and our security was still on sight when it occurred.”

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(Photo by Shelby Jeffcoat About News)

F Bar Houston’s off duty Houston Police officer, working the extra job at the club had to call for back up. An estimated 20+ officers responded to the call for help.

According to Houston Police, dozens of people fled the scene when officers started arriving. Two men were examined by paramedics for unknown injuries but were not transported to the hospital.

A witness at F Bar describes Thursday nights as very crowed. “There are so many people, all wanting to leave about 2:15 a.m. that it takes a while to get everyone out.”

Houston Police detained several people at the scene, but no arrests were made due to the district attorney’s office refusing to accept charges.

Michael Hill’s Accused Killer Hired By Montrose Business

A Man Accused Of Tragically Running Down Michael Alexander Hill, Fleeing Scene, Employed Again As A Bartender!

HOUSTONFEB 18 — A popular business that launched multiple highly successful café’s from Montrose has hired a man accused of tragically running down and killing a gay man that lead Houston Police on a year long, nationwide manhunt.

Suspect, Emmanuel Salgado, is employed with BB’s Café in the Heights as a bartender while on bond for felony ‘failure to stop and render aid – accident involving death’.

The death of Hill drew national attention after Houston Police charged the wrong man in the case. It was later discovered that Salgado was employed at Boheme Bar as a bartender just a few block away from where Hill was killed.

“I can confirm he is a bartender at our Heights café,” a manager at the Montrose location confirmed with About News. “We were not aware of the charges, and I will be making some calls,” he stated. Management at BB’s in the Heights would not speak to us, and calls to owner Brooks Bassler last week were not returned.

Salgado is charged in the 182nd district court of Harris County and free on a $30,000 dollar bond awaiting his next court appearance.

“There is irrefutable proof in the case via blood evidence found on [Salgado] the vehicle from my son,” Michael Hill Sr, the father of Hill, confirmed to About News.

Houston Police have long suspected the accused was intoxicated when Hill was killed.