A photo of the suspect is attached to this news release.
HPD Homicide Division Sergeant J. Roberts and Senior Police Officer R. Cervantes reported:
Mrs. Shank and her son got into an argument that, at some point, turned into a physical fight. John Shank then stabbed his mother and fled the scene in a vehicle. He was taken into custody a short time later in the 10700 block of the Katy Freeway (Interstate Highway 10 West) without incident.