Police looking for gunman accused of shooting woman on Gulf Freeway

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Tuesday, June 14, 2022
Woman riding in car killed by shooter in black SUV, HPD says
A black SUV with out-of-state plates pulled up next to the vehicle that police said the woman was a passenger in and started firing shots. Officers are on a search for the gunman.

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) -- Police are looking for a shooter that police said left a woman dead in southeast Houston.

Officers said the woman was shot while riding in a car at about 7:40 p.m. Monday in the 8100 block of Gulf Freeway.

A black SUV with out-of-state plates pulled up and someone started firing. Police said the possible suspect may be a young Black man.

The woman is believed to have been in her 30s. Police said she was in the car with her boyfriend and two children, one of which is a teenager and the other is about a year old.

Police have not determined if there was a motive.