Friday, July 31, 2020

Investigation into Shooting at 15603 Gulf Freeway

Houston police are investigating the shooting of a woman at 15603 Gulf Freeway (South Insterstate Highway 45) about 6:40 p.m. on Thursday (July 30).

The victim, Courtney Howard, 31, was transported to an area hospital with what is believed to be a non-life-threatening wound.

HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Officer S. De La Cruz reported:

Ms. Howard and her boyfriend were arguing over money when he produced a gun and shot her in the leg.  He then fled the scene.  Howard was transported to an area hospital for treatment.

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division at 713-308-8800 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.