FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
DATE: August 22, 2016
9:01:17 AM CDT
into Fatal Shooting at 9600 Braeburn Glen Boulevard
Houston police are
investigating the fatal shooting of a woman at 9600 Braeburn Glen Boulevard
about 3:40 a.m. on Sunday (August 21).
The victim, Michaela
Maldonado, 18, of Houston, was pronounced dead at the scene.
HPD Homicide Division
Sergeant A. Semmelrock and Senior Police Officer M. Stahlin reported:
Ms. Maldonado was on
the sidewalk at the above address when witnesses reported seeing a small, light
colored, four-door vehicle, possibly a Toyota Corolla or Hyundai Sonata, drive
by her traveling southbound. Witnesses saw a a light skinned black or
Hispanic male driving the vehicle. A gunshot was heard and the vehicle
was then seen driving northbound to flee the scene.
Anyone with information
in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or
Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.