Police: Boyfriend shoots girlfriend after domestic dispute in Baytown

Domestic dispute turns deadly in Baytown


BAYTOWN – Baytown police are investigating a domestic dispute that led to a deadly shooting early Saturday morning.

Around 4 a.m. a couple got into a dispute at the boyfriend's house in Baytown. The girlfriend and her female friend left the house. Police said the boyfriend got into his vehicle and began to chase after the girlfriend.

The man was able to catch up to the woman on the Business 146 exit to Highway 146 where he crashed into the female driver's vehicle, police said.

After the accident, the man got out of his vehicle with a gun and shot the female driver, police said. A deputy happened to be pulling up at the same time the shooting happened. The deputy took the man into custody.

The victim's friend was transported to a hospital for minor injuries from the accident.