Woman found fatally shot outside her home on New Year’s Eve, Houston police say

Witnesses reported seeing someone drive from the scene in a black, four-door vehicle, police said.

Woman found fatally shot outside her home on New Year’s Eve, Houston police say (KPRC 2)

HOUSTON – A woman was found dead outside her home late on New Year’s Eve, police said.

Officers found the woman when they responded to a shooting call in the 800 block of Beresford Street at about 11:10 p.m.

The woman, whose name was not released, was outside of her residence when she was struck by gunfire, police said.

Though a suspect has not been identified, witnesses did report seeing someone drive from the scene in a black, four-door vehicle.

A motive for the shooting has not been determined, police said.


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