HOUSTON - Police are investigating a shooting that left one woman dead early Sunday morning in the Fifth Ward.
Officials responded to a report of a female shot shortly after 4 a.m. Sunday in the 2400 block of Staples Street near Quitman Street. Police pronounced the woman dead at the scene.
Authorities patrolled the area and detained a man nearby who matched a witness’s description of the suspect.
The man is being questioned by police at this time.