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HCSO: 10-year-old injured after suspects fire multiple shots into vehicle

HCSO Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said the child suffered minor injuries after most likely being hit by bullet fragments.

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — A 10-year-old child was injured after multiple shots were fired into a vehicle Sunday in north Harris County, according to investigators.

Sheriff Ed Gonzalez tweeted at 4:36 p.m. that officers were searching for two women and a man riding in a white-colored Jeep Patriot with a Texas buyer tag. 

Deputies said the suspects pulled alongside the victim's vehicle in the 15200 block of Pecan Landing, which is near the intersection of Richey Road and Ella Boulevard. Multiple shots were reportedly fired and the suspects drove away down Ella.

Gonzalez said the child was most likely hit by fragments. They suffered minor injuries.

Anyone with information that could help is asked to call the Harris County Sheriff's Office at 713-221-6000.

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