Police are looking for the suspect who gunned down a pregnant girl and her unborn youngster the day earlier than her child bathe. The sufferer was recognized as Jennifer Hernandez, 20, who members of the family say was anticipating a little boy and was so excited to welcome him into this world.
Now, the household is left to plan a funeral as a substitute of a child bathe. The Harris County Sheriff’s Office stated Hernandez was along with her 17-yr-previous boyfriend on September 16, 2022 after they had been leaving a gasoline station alongside Airtex Drive and Ella Boulevard in Far North Harris County.
That’s when deputies stated a white, 4-door sedan with tinted home windows and paper plates sped up subsequent to them and shot into their automotive.
Their automotive had a number of bullet holes via the doorways and home windows. Hernandez was taken to the hospital, the place she was pronounced lifeless. The boyfriend who survived was shot twice and taken to the hospital.
Deputies stated the incident could have been street rage, however the boyfriend who was driving stated that they had no prior interplay with the shooter.
The quickly-to-be mother was making ready to open her personal nail enterprise and welcome a child boy, her household advised KTRK.
If anybody has any info concerning the homicide of Jennifer Hernandez, they’re requested to contact the Homicide Unit at (713) 274-9100 or they will keep nameless by calling Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS(8477). A household pal has created a GoFundMe to assist with funeral bills.