POLICE Department

Investigation into Woman Found Fatally Shot at 10000 Downs Lane

August 24, 2016 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a woman found at 10000 Downs Lane about 5:45 a.m. on Tuesday (Aug. 23).

The victim, Rena Lumpkins, 54, of Houston, was pronounced dead at the scene.  

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant C. Hassig and Officer T. Ferguson reported:

Ms. Lumpkins was found lying in the street at the above address.  She had suffered a gunshot wound to the chest.  It appears Lumpkins may have been pushed from a vehicle seen leaving the area.  

Anyone with information on this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.


KJS/JFC 8-24-16
Inc. #107921416

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