A child was killed Monday night after police say someone drove by and opened fire in a northeast Houston neighborhood.
Houston police said their Northeast Division officers were called to a shooting in the 2900 block of Brewster Street, which is two blocks off from US-59 Eastex Freeway in Greater Fifth Ward.
Officers found a male with a gunshot wound who was rushed to an area hospital, police said.
HPD later elaborated that the incident was a drive-by shooting and a juvenile was shot and killed.
An investigation is underway. Police did not disclose descriptions of the suspect or the vehicle involved.
Northeast officers were dispatched to a shooting at the 2900 block of Brewster St. Officers found a male with a gunshot wound. He was taken to an area hospital in stable condition. Officers are currently investigation the incident. #hounews
— Houston Police (@houstonpolice) August 15, 2022