Center Police Department


On 01/19/2017 03:29 am, Center Police Department received a call in reference to an unresponsive male subject on the sidewalk located at 735 Shelbyville St. Officers arrived at 03:33 am, found the subject to be deceased from several stab wounds. A short time later officers were dispatched to a second victim located at 1111 Shelbyville St. Officers were able to identify the suspect who was arrested a short time later at 1111 Shelbyville St. The deceased has been identified as 20 year old male Yee Ka. The second victim identified as 25 year old male Aung Naing, was transported to Nacogdoches Medical Center, and remains in stable condition. The suspect was identified as 19 year old male Ka Paw Htoo. The Suspect was arrested and charged with Murder (1st degree Felony) and Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon (2nd degree Felony)