HARRIS COUNTY (CBSDFW.COM) — Harris County authorities are searching for a man who they say shot and killed his ex-girlfriend at her birthday party on Christmas Eve.

Police say Albert Simon, 52, forced his way into the party and gunned down 46-year-old Carolee Taylor in front of about 15 friends and family members.

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Albert Simon (Harris County Sheriff’s Office)

Taylor was pronounced dead at the scene.

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The Harris County Sheriff’s Office said Simon has since been charged with murder but is still at large. He was last seen driving a Jeep Grand Cherokee — Texas plate LYN-0345 — and is believed to be armed and dangerous.

Anyone with information on Simon’s whereabouts is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

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