Who is Capital murder Suspect Zamar Kirven? Wiki, Biography, Age
A suspect has been arrested and charged with capital murder in the death of two men during an overnight shooting in Mart, the McLennan County Sheriff’s Office said.
The McLennan County Sheriff’s Office identified the suspect as Zamar Kirven, a former University of Houston football player.
The suspect was identified as 21-year-old Zamar Kirven, who officials said was a sophomore linebacker at the University of Houston. They said he used to play football at Mart High School.
The incident happened in the 1100 block of Texas Avenue in Mart across from the Western Hotel, the sheriff’s office said. The two victims were identified as Sabion Kubitza, 22, and Jacob Ybarra, 20.
Zamar Kirven Career
2019: Played in eight games, making five starts at WILL linebacker … Recorded 28 tackles, 3.5 tackles for loss and one interception … finished with eight tackles, including 0.5 for loss, vs. Washington State in the AdvoCare Texas Kickoff (Sept. 13)… made first career start and totaled three tackles, one fumble recovery and one pass breakup at Tulane (Sept. 19)… recorded six tackles, including 1.5 for loss, and one QB hurry in win at North Texas (Sept. 28)… posted four tackles, including 0.5 for loss, vs. No. 25 Cincinnati (Oct. 12)… had one tackle at UCF (Nov. 2)… recorded an interception and had two tackles, including one for loss, vs. Memphis (Nov. 16)… had one tackle in win at Tulsa (Nov. 23)… posted three tackles in season finale vs. Navy (Nov. 30).
2018: Saw action in nine games as a true freshman … fourth on Houston squad with six special teams tackles … made collegiate debut in win against Arizona … recorded one tackle at Texas Tech and in wins against Texas Southern and Tulsa … had one tackle against Temple … had two tackles in win over Tulane … had two tackles vs. Army in the Armed Forces Bowl.
High School: Two-star recruit by Rivals and 247Sports … as a junior had 122 tackles including 21 for a loss … also picked up two interceptions, two forced fumbles, two fumble recoveries and two defensive touchdowns … coached by head coach Kevin Hoffman.
Tackles: 8, vs. Washington State (9/13/19)
Tackles for Loss: 1.5, at North Texas (9/28/19)
PBU: 1, at Tulane (9/19/19)
Interceptions: 1, Memphis (11/16/19)
Fumbles Recovered: 1, at Tulane (9/19/19)
Who were the Victims?
The victims have been identified as Sabion Kubitza, 22, and Jacob Ybarra, 20.
The shooting occurred early Sunday morning at the 1100 block of Texas Avenue.
McLennan County Sheriff’s Office deputies are working the crime scene.
The shooter knew the two victims, Sheriff McNamara said.
Kirven was listed as part of the University of Houston 2019 football roster. He was formally a Mart High School student.
According to the Houston Chronicle, Kirven was no longer with the program by the end of 2020 due to a violation of team rules.
No other details on the shooting were available.