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Teen victim identified in basketball court shooting

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HOUSTON (FOX 26) -

Police are seeking help from the public to identify someone who fatally shot a 15-year-old boy in southeast Houston.

The shooting took place around 6:45 p.m. Friday at an apartment complex basketball court on Sabo Road near White Clover Drive.

Thomas Williams Jr., 15, had argued with another male on the court when the other male shot multiple times at Williams with a pistol.

Williams died at a nearby playground in the complex.

Police say the shooter fled from the basketball court in an unknown direction.

Anyone with information about the shooting is encouraged to contact the Houston Police Department Homicide Division by phone at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers of Houston at 713-222-8477 (TIPS).

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