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Teen fatally shot in north Harris County, deputies say

A teenager was fatally shot in north Harris County overnight, according to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office.

Harris County deputies responded to a report of a gunshot victim in the 600 block of Kiley Drive in the Remington Rance Community at approximately 8 p.m. Thursday. On arrival, units located a teenager fatally shot in the roadway.

Deputies said the victim was shot and killed after he approached a small four-door car which was stopped in the roadway.

The vehicle fled the scene at a high rate of speed immediately after the shooting, according to a release.

Investigators said a motive for the shooting is unknown at this time.

No further details were immediately available.

Anyone with information regarding this incident is urged to contact the Harris County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Unit at 713-274-9100.


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