Houston, Texas – A 16-year-old has been charged as an accomplice in a fatal shooting during an attempted robbery. The incident occurred at an apartment complex in the 13200 block of Northborough Drive on Thursday night, according to Houston police.
The 16-year-old is accused of being involved in the attempted robbery that led to the shooting death of a man. The victim, who has not been identified, was found in the parking lot of the apartment complex with multiple gunshot wounds. He was later pronounced dead at the scene.
Investigators believe that the victim was targeted in a drug-related robbery. They are still working to identify and locate the shooter, who fled the scene before police arrived.
The 16-year-old suspect has been charged with capital murder in connection with the fatal shooting. He is being held in custody at the Harris County Juvenile Detention Center.
This tragic incident serves as a reminder of the ongoing issue of gun violence and crime in the Houston area. The police are urging anyone with information about the shooting to come forward and assist with the investigation.
The victim’s identity has yet to be released, and the investigation into the shooting is ongoing. Authorities are working diligently to bring justice to the victim and his family in the wake of this senseless act of violence.