POLICE Department

Investigation into Shooting at 7500 Bellfort Avenue

July 10, 2023 - Houston police are investigating the shooting of a juvenile female at 7500 Bellfort Avenue about 7:25 p.m. on Sunday (July 9).

The victim, 7, was transported to an area hospital in stable condition.

HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Detectives R. Cook and M. Deleon reported:

Officers were dispatched to a shooting call at the above address and were advised the victim was a passenger in her mother's vehicle when she was shot by an unknown male driving a black Lexus.  The child suffered wounds to her leg and thigh.  Paramedics transported her to a hospital.

Detectives were told the mother (driving one vehicle) and male suspect were involved in a road rage incident that led to the suspect firing shots at the woman's vehicle. 

The investigation is ongoing.

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

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For additional information, please contact the HPD Office of Community Affairs at 713-308-3200.