Woman charged after family member shot, killed in NE Houston

Authorities say a woman have been detained for allegedly shooting a family member in northeast Houston Monday afternoon.

Houston police responded to reports of a shooting in the 12900 block of Sarah Lanes around 2:30 p.m.

Police said a man was found dead inside of the home.

After a brief investigation, officials detained one of the victim’s family members.

Our homicide detectives are en route to a residence in the 12900 block of Sarahs Lane in NE Houston for a man found deceased about 2:30 pm.

Preliminary information is a woman fatally shot a family member. She is detained at the scene. #hounews

The department said in a tweet.