WEST HARRIS COUNTY (Covering Katy News) – A woman was shot to death while riding in her car in the Katy area early Tuesday night. It happened on Old Greenhouse Road near Windy Stone Drive.
“At approximately 6:20 p.m. Harris County Sheriff’s deputies responded to a shooting in the 4900 block of Old Greenhouse Road, in west Harris County,” said a statement from the Sheriff’s Office. “When Deputies arrived on the scene, they located a white Isuzu Rodeo stopped in the roadway. Several witnesses were assisting the victim’s husband in providing first aid to his wife, Saron James.”
Mrs. James was riding with her husband, in the Rodeo when they passed a white Audi SUV. Mr. James heard several gunshots that shattered their vehicle’s windows. Mr. James stopped in the roadway when he realized his wife was shot.
Saron James, 62, died at a local hospital.
“Multiple witnesses reported seeing the white Audi SUV leaving the area,” the Sheriff’s Office statement said.
The Audi was reportedly driven by a black male in his early twenties, with curly hair. Witnesses said at least two other people were in the Audi.
The murder is being investigated by the Harris County Sheriff’s Office Homicide Unit. Anyone with information regarding Ms. James’ murder is asked to contact the Homicide Unit at 713.274.9200 or call Crime Stoppers at 713.222.TIPS (8477).