Houston police investigating after man says he fatally shot woman by accident

Houston police investigating after man says he fatally shot woman on accident
Houston police investigating after man says he fatally shot woman on accident (KPRC 2)

HOUSTON – A woman was fatally shot in south Houston Saturday, authorities said.

Officers with the Houston Police Department were dispatched to a residence in the 3700 block of Faulkner in reference to a report a shooting occurred there.

When officers arrived, they located a deceased woman inside an apartment. A man on scene told officers he accidentally shot the woman.

Saturday evening, police were interviewing the man and several other witnesses on scene.

The fatal shooting remains under investigation by the Houston Police Department.


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Briana Zamora-Nipper joined the KPRC 2 digital team as a community associate producer in 2019. During her time in H-Town, she's covered everything from fancy Houston homes to tropical storms. Previously, she worked at Austin Monthly Magazine and KAGS TV, where she earned a Regional Edward R. Murrow award for her work as a digital producer.