Investigation into Shooting at 8930 Beechnut Street

Houston police are investigating the shooting of a man and a woman at 8930 Beechnut Street about 8:15 p.m. on Monday (January 11).

The victims, Edelmira Rodriguez, 48, and Walter Rodriguez, 40, were transported to an area hospital in stable condition.

HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division Detectives G. Black and A. Hernandez reported:

The victims were home in their apartment when there was a knock on the door.  When they opened the door, three to four Hispanic males began shooting.  Both Rodriguezes were struck.  A group had previously told the victims they needed to pay money for permission to live in the apartment complex.

Anyone with information in this case is urged to contact the HPD Major Assaults & Family Violence Division at 713-308-8800 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

KJS/JFC  1-12-21
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