“HPD patrol officers responded to a shooting call in the 2000 block of Harland Drive and found an unresponsive female in a ditch next to the roadway,” police said in a statement.
“Houston Fire Department paramedics responded to the scene and pronounced her deceased.”
The dead woman, identified as a 26-year-old, was said to have been burglarizing vehicles in the area with another person when a resident shot and killed her on foot.
The second person fled the scene following the shooting.
“No charges have been filed at this time, as the investigation is continuing,” the police statement read.