POLICE Department

Investigation into Shooting at 8501 Broadway Street

July 10, 2020 - Houston police are investigating the shooting of a woman at 8501 Broadway Street about 9:25 a.m. today (July 10).

The victim, Jayla Mesha Edmond, 20, was transported to an area hospital with what are believed to be non-life-threatening wounds.

HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Detectives J. De La Torre and A. Carroll reported:

HPD patrol officers were dispatched to a shooting call at the above address.  Upon arrival, they found Ms. Edmond had been shot just outside her apartment by an unknown white or Hispanic male and an unknown white or Hispanic female.  The suspects fled in a dark-colored Volkswagen Golf and remain at large.

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division at 713-308-8800 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

KJS  7-10-20
Inc. #090695620

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