POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 12103 Creekhurst Drive

September 7, 2016 - Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a woman at 12103 Creekhurst Drive about 7:30 a.m. on Tuesday (September 6).  

The victim, Iris Valentina Teruel-Pineda, 22, of the above address, was pronounced dead at the scene.  

HPD Homicide Division Sergeants A. Semmelrock and H. Garcia reported:  

Ms. Teruel-Pineda and a co-worker were leaving Teruel-Pineda's residence to go to work.  As she was backing out of the driveway in her vehicle, a male suspect approached the vehicle from the rear.  He then walked up to the driver's side window and shot Teruel-Pineda.  The co-worker was not injured.  

The suspect is described only as a male wearing a gray hooded sweatshirt.  

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/JFC 9-7-16
Inc. #114116816

For additional information, please contact the HPD Public Affairs Division at 713-308-3200.