Shot in the head and left for dead.
Shot in the head and left for dead.

Unidentified Woman Shot, Bayou Body Count No. 102

Police are trying to determine the circumstances surrounding the shooting of a woman and her boyfriend at a house located at 1537 Clarke Springs Wednesday night around 10 p.m.

Police said an argument between a man and a woman at the residence resulted in gunfire. The woman was shot and pronounced dead at Ben Taub Hospital after being taken there in a private car. The boyfriend, who was also injured, left the home and asked for help at a nearby gas station before being taken to the hospital.

Police are unclear who shot whom at this point, but they are interviewing the boyfriend and a person of interest, and a weapon was recovered from the scene.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

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