HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — A girl was shot to dying whereas carrying her 1-year-old little one in her arms in southeast Houston early Monday morning, police stated, including that she was wounded whereas attempting to guard the child from gunfire.
It occurred at about 1:30 a.m. within the 3700 block of Faulkner close to Scott.
In accordance with HPD, the sufferer, believed to be in her early 20s, was strolling down the road with a good friend when one other lady walked as much as her and shot her a number of occasions.
The sufferer turned her again and was shot defending the kid. She was taken to the hospital, the place she died.
The child was not damage.
There’s not a lot to go on on the subject of the shooter, police say. Proper now, authorities say the suspect took off in a crimson Nissan Dice or another sort of small sedan, then went eastbound from the scene.
The kid’s father took the child earlier than police arrived, investigators say.
They’re now searching for the person to search out out if he is aware of what occurred or if he was there.
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