Police are trying to determine what led to the fatal shooting of a woman whose body was found behind the driver's seat of her vehicle in southwest Houston.
A resident reported hearing gunshots before finding the body of the 29-year-old woman inside a black Nissan sport utility vehicle on Birdwood Road near Braesmont Drive around 11:25 p.m. Thursday, according to a statement released by the Houston Police Department.
Police have not identified the shooting victim.
Witnesses told police they saw a black sport utility vehicle, described as possibly a Chevrolet Tahoe, traveling at a high rate of speed after the gunshots were fired.
Police have not identified any suspects in the shooting.
Anyone with information about this case 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).