Police look for man caught on camera shooting up southwest Houston perfume store
Gunman shoots up store with child in car, police say
HOUSTON – Police are looking for a man accused of shooting up a southwest Houston perfume store in July while a young girl was waiting in his car.
According to Houston police, the shooting happened around 8:55 p.m. on July 25 at Master’s Perfume and Luggage in the 9800 block of Harwin.
Surveillance video showed the man pulling up and parking a dark-colored Nissan in front of the store arriving at the store in a dark-colored car. He then walked up to the store carrying a pistol and started shooting at the front door, the video shows. The man stops shooting when he is interrupted by a little girl, who gets out of the passenger side of the car and runs toward the man, police said.
The man walked back to his vehicle with the little girl and drove eastbound on Harwin.
Police will hold a news conference at 10:30 a.m. Monday outlining new details of the investigation.
Anyone with information about the shooting is asked to call HPD Burglary and Theft Division at 713-308-0900 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.