Teen shot in her home before finals

June 10, 2010 8:11:30 AM PDT
Crime Stoppers and investigators with the Houston Police Department are seeking the public's assistance with any information on the shooting of a17-year-old girl in her home in northwest Houston. On Thursday, May 27 at around 8:30pm the 17-year-old victim was at home alone in the 2000 block of Silverbonnet when she heard popping noises coming from outside the front door of her house, according to a Crime Stoppers statement. She walked to the front door and as she started to open it she heard another popping noise and felt something hit her. The teen was treated for her injuries and returned to school the next day for her finals.

According to Crime Stoppers, several neighbors stated they saw a 1990 to 1995 gold colored four door Chevy with paper plates near the victim's house. They stated they saw what appeared to be a man and a woman get out to the car and start shooting at the front door of the victim's house. The suspects fled the scene after the shooting.

If anyone has any information on this crime or might know who these suspects are, they are urged to call Crime Stoppers.

Crime Stoppers will pay up to $5,000 for any information called in to the 713-222-8477 (TIPS) hotline or submitted online at www.crime-stoppers.org that leads to the identification, arrest and/or charging of the any of suspects in this case. Tips can also be sent by text message - Text TIP610 plus your tip to CRIMES (274637). All tipsters remain anonymous.


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