|Houston police are investigating the shooting of a juvenile male at 9600 Windswept about 12:20 a.m. today (December 8).
The victim, Edenilson Orellana, 16, was transported to Memorial Hermann Southwest Hospital in stable condition.
HPD Major Assaults Unit Officer M. Barrow reported:
Mr. Orellana was walking in Tanglewilde Park at the above address when a dark-colored vehicle, described as a Buick or Cadillac, drove up and a rear left passenger fired shots from inside the vehicle. Orellana was struck in both legs by the gunfire and the vehicle fled the scene. A witness noticed Orellana and gave him a ride to the hospital to be treated for his injuries.
At this time, there are no known suspects.
Anyone with additional information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Major Assaults Unit at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.