Woman charged after ex-husband shot to death outside business in Pasadena, police say

Woman in custody after brief chase, officials say

31-year-old Samantha Sherdrail Washington has been charged with the murder of her ex-husband 28-year-old Kirk Gregory Jr. (Pasadena Police Department)

PASADENA, Texas – A man is dead after authorities said he was shot multiple times by his ex-wife Tuesday afternoon outside a business in Pasadena.

The Pasadena Police Department said Samantha Sherdrail Washington, 31, has been charged with murder in the death of Kirk Gregory Jr., 28.

The shooting was reported in the parking lot of SBM Life Science in the 3000 block of Pasadena Boulevard.

Pasadena police investigating deadly shooting of man on May, 11, 2021. (KPRC 2)

Police said the couple shares a child together. Police said Washington was taken into custody after leading a brief chase near Yellowstone and Pansy Street.

It is unknown if the child was in the vehicle at the time of the shooting.

About the Author:

Award-winning journalist, mother, YouTuber, social media guru, millennial, mentor, storyteller, University of Houston alumna and Houston-native.