Houston police are investigating after a teenager was shot in Fort Bend County last weekend.
The Houston Police Department said the victim, a 19-year-old girl, was taken to an area hospital in stable condition.
According to a news release from HPD, officers responded to 16119 Samoa Way in the Houston portion of Fort Bend County just after 6 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3. The victim, police said, had just dropped a relative off at a house and was sitting in her car in front of the home. Citing witnesses, police said the driver of a black Chevy Impala then pulled up, rolled the window down and fired several shots in the direction of the home before fleeing the scene.
According to HPD, one of the bullets went through the back of the victim’s car and struck her in the lower back.
Police said there are no known suspects or motives in the ongoing investigation. Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact HPD’s Major Assaults & Family Violence division at 713-308-8800 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-8477.