Woman shot, killed after allegedly standing in sunroof of car during road altercation in SW Houston

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Monday, January 30, 2023

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- A woman has died after a shooting in southwest Houston early Sunday morning, according to police.

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Officers were responding to a shooting call in the 9400 block of Westheimer Road near Westerland Drive.

Upon arrival, a 19-year-old woman was found unresponsive with several gunshot wounds and was taken to an area hospital, where she was pronounced dead.

Information revealed that the woman was leaving a nightclub in the area, pulled out on Westheimer, and allegedly got involved in an "altercation or race," investigators said.

The woman reportedly was standing in the sunroof of a car and was shot by a suspect inside what police said was another vehicle possibly involved.

At this time, there is no known suspect or wanted vehicle description, according to police.

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or speak anonymously with Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.