POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 680 West Sam Houston Parkway South

December 27, 2016 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a woman found at 680 West Sam Houston Parkway South about 11:10 p.m. on Monday (December 26).  

The identity of the victim, believed to be in her early 20s, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.  

HPD Homicide Division Senior Police Officer S. Spivey and Officer T. Ferguson reported:  

About 10:30 p.m. on Monday (December 26), witnesses reported hearing a gunshot in the Camden Holly Springs apartment complex at the above address.  Witnesses found the victim in the complex and attempted to provide medical assistance.  HFD paramedics arrived a short time later and pronounced her deceased.  

According to witnesses, a dark-colored, four-door sedan fled the scene at a high rate of speed.  

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


VHS/KJS 12-27-16
Inc. #164056516

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