POLICE Department

Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 5457 Pardee Street

May 7, 2021 - The fatal shooting of a woman at 5457 Pardee Street about 4:40 a.m. today (May 7) will be referred to a Harris County grand jury.

The identity of the female, 20 to 25 years of age, is pending verification by the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences.

HPD Homicide Division Detectives A. Dudley and C. Lafour reported:

Officers responded to a shooting call at the residence at the above address.  It is believed a male and a female had a physical altercation, which ultimately led to the male shooting the woman.

A preliminary investigation indicates the female went to the residence unannounced and forced her way inside.  After a brief struggle, a shot was fired by the male resident and the victim was pronounced deceased at the scene.

After consultation with the Harris County District Attorney's Office, it was determined the facts of the incident will be presented to a grand jury.

JFC/KJS  5-7-21
Inc #060636921


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