13-year-old charged with murder following Katy shooting in March

A 13-year-old has been charged in connection with the shooting death of a 16-year-old in Katy, Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez confirmed on social media. 

Gonzalez said the teen is charged with murder. 

BACKGROUND: Teenager 'seriously wounded' in shooting at business parking lot in Katy: HCSO

The shooting occurred back on March 3 at a parking lot at 6845 Fry Road, near 529 in Katy around 3:45 p.m. 

When deputies arrived on the scene, they found the 16-year-old male in the passenger seat of a 4-door vehicle with a single gunshot wound to the head. 


The 16-year-old was airlifted to the hospital in critical condition, however, he later died. 

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