The victims, Hilary Bustos, 26, and the juvenile male, 8, were transported to an area hospital where both expected to survive.
HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Officers B. Salazar and A. Williams reported:
Ms. Bustos and the juvenile were passengers in a vehicle when it was shot at by suspects in another vehicle. Bustos suffered a gunshot wound to the shoulder and the juvenile male suffered a gunshot wound to the shoulder and hand. Both were transported by paramedic to the hospital. The male driver, 32, and a female juvenile passenger, 6, were not injured.
A preliminary investigation indicated one of the vehicles cut another one off after leaving a fast food restaurant.
The unknown suspect was seen driving a white, newer model, four-door Buick sedan.
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.