Houston police arrest suspected serial killer


Police in the Houston area are searching for a person they believe is connected to three fatal shootings.

Houston Police and Harris County authorities say Jose Gilberto Rodriguez is a person of interest in three fatal shootings, an aggravated robbery, attempted murder, and a home invasion.

The 46-year-old Rodriguez, a registered sex offender, is considered a serial killer and is believed to be armed and dangerous.

Rodriguez is considered a person of interest in the murder of a woman Friday at a home in northwest Harris County.

He is also believed to be connected to a Mattress Firm employee that was found dead in the back of a northwest Houston store Saturday.

And another deadly shooting that happened Monday afternoon at a north Houston Mattress One.

The three victims were killed in a similar way, police said.

Anyone with information is asked to call 911 immediately and is advised to not come into contact with Rodriguez.

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