Investigation into Fatal Shooting at 8951 Braesmont Drive

Houston police are investigating the fatal shooting of a woman at 8951 Braesmont Drive about 10 p.m. on Monday (April 8).

The victim is identified as Diamond Thornton, 23.

HPD Homicide Division Sergeant R. Olive and Detective T. Tyler reported:

HPD patrol officers responded to a shooting call at an apartment complex at the above address and found the victim unresponsive in a walkway.  She had suffered multiple gunshot wounds. Houston Fire Department paramedics pronounced her deceased at the scene.

At this time, there is no known motive or suspect(s) in the shooting.

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or speak anonymously to Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.


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