The victim, Teasia Woods, 29, was transported to an area hospital where she was pronounced deceased.
HPD Homicide Division Detectives N. Sharp and K. Fregia reported:
Ms. Woods met with the suspect, who was driving a white Hyundai Genesis, at the above address. When Woods entered the Hyundai, the suspect suddenly drove away. The suspect drove at a high rate of speed eastbound on the East Freeway service road before turning southbound on Mercury Drive.
Witnesses observed Woods fall out of the passenger side of the Hyundai onto the roadway. It was determined she had been shot and was transported to Ben Taub General Hospital where she died.
Surveillance video of the suspect's vehicle, a white 2010 Hyundai Genesis 3 with Texas license plates MMV-8512.
Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.