POLICE Department

Investigation into Shooting at 6750 Hillcroft Avenue

October 5, 2020 - Houston police are investigating the possible shooting of a juvenile male at 6750 Hillcroft Avenue about 1:55 p.m. on Sunday (October 4).  

The victim, 12, was transported to an area hospital in stable condition.  

HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Officer J. Cimeni reported:  

The victim stated he was walking on the street with his friend near the above address when he was shot by an unknown suspect in a vehicle of unknown make and model.  

Further investigation and evidence from the scene indicated a white sedan pulled up to a gas pump at the gas station at the above address.  A short time later, the victim exited the vehicle and walked toward witnesses.  The driver (victim's friend) parked the car in a parking lot near the gas station.  The victim and several people then ran toward an HFD ambulance.  The victim was then transported to the hospital. Doctors stated the victim's injuries appeared to be dislodged teeth and abrasions.  

At this time, there is no known motive or suspect(s).  

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.    

VHS/JFC 10-5-20
Inc. #131769920

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