Murder suspect accused of firing at HPD in custody

HOUSTON

Yesterday morning, a police officer responded to an assault call near south Houston when he was immediately fired upon entering the neighborhood.

The shooter got into a vehicle and tried to flee the scene. Police chased the suspect until he attempted to break into a nearby home.

Police say the body of a women was found on the porch who neighbors identified as the shooters ex-girlfriend. Charges have not yet been filed against the shooter.

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