Marcos Juarez, 18, Bayou Body Count No. 178
A second teenager was gunned down over the weekend, Houston police say.
Marcos Juarez, 18, was shot Sunday afternoon on the southwest side in a drive-by shooting, HPD said.
Juarez was standing outside when a man pulled p in a pick-up truck and shot him about 2:30 p.m. in the 9500 block of Beechnut, HPD says.
He was taken to Ben Taub Hospital where he died of his wounds.
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An unidentified teen was also killed on the southeast side this weekend.
Anyone with information on either case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.
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