POLICE Department

UPDATE: Investigation into Assault at 6767 Long Drive

September 12, 2016 - Houston police have recovered a vehicle involved in an incident in which a woman was critically injured at 6767 Long Drive about 11:05 p.m. on Sunday (September 11).  

The victim, San Juanita Herrera, in her late 30s, suffered lacerations and head trauma and was transported to an area hospital in critical condition with life-threatening injuries.  

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant J. Horn and Officers S. Jimenez and T. Jackson reported:  

According to a witness, Ms. Herrera was standing near the entrance of an apartment complex at the above address when the driver of a gray Nissan Frontier pickup truck struck her.  The driver then traveled to the rear of the complex entrance, accelerated toward Herrera and struck her a second time.  The driver then put the vehicle in reverse and struck Herrera a third time.  As the driver left the apartment complex, he struck her a fourth time.  

The suspect is described only as a Hispanic male, 50 to 60 years of age.  He was seen in a gray 2000 Nissan Frontier pickup truck with a camper.

Further investigation led officers to the location of the vehicle today (Sept. 12) and it is now being processed for evidence.   
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  9-12-16
Inc. #116746916

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