Young mother killed in drive-by shooting in northeast Houston

A woman was shot and killed in a drive-by shooting in northeast Houston on Tuesday afternoon.

HOUSTON- A  young woman was shot and killed in a drive-by shooting in northeast Houston on Tuesday. 

According to the Houston Police Department, the shooting happened around 12:15 p.m. at Uvalde Ranch Apartments located at 5300 S. Lake Houston Parkway. The victim, 19-year-old Kendra Childs, leaves behind a young daughter. 

Police said shots were fired from the parking lot and hit the victim several times on the second floor balcony of the building. The victim was found by her boyfriend who came home and called for help. 

Detectives said they are looking for a suspect who was driving a black Chevrolet Camaro. 

 

(© 2016 KHOU)


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