1 particular person killed and one other injured in gunfire on the residence complicated in northwest Houston
HOUSTON – Houston Police are investigating after a person was killed and another person injured in a shooting in an apartment complex in northwest Houston.
At around 4:30 a.m. on Sunday, Houston Police Department officers were dispatched to an apartment complex on the 8000 block of Hammerly Boulevard near Ridgecrest Drive in northwest Houston in response to a report of a shooting.
When the officers arrived at the scene, they learned that two shooting victims had been removed from the scene. One person was later pronounced dead. At the final check-up, the other victim of the shooting was hospitalized and expected to survive his injuries, police said.
Witnesses reported that vehicles sped away from the scene shortly after the shooting.
A detective at the scene said a total of four to five shots were shot.
The circumstances of the shooting remain unclear and the case is still being investigated by the Houston Police Department. Anyone with information about the incident is urged to contact the Houston Police Department at (713) 884-3131 or Houston Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS (8477).
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