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Pregnant mother of 2 shot and killed on Easter Sunday

HOUSTON – The Houston police and Crime Stoppers are still in search of a gunman responsible for the killing of a pregnant woman over Easter weekend.

The shooting took place near Richmond and Wilcrest just after 1p.m.

The victim, Brianna Navarro, 22, was six months pregnant with her third son.

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According to police, Navarro was on her way to celebrate Easter Sunday with her family when a car rammed into the back of hers and fired multiple gunshots. Brianna was stuck in the back with one of the bullets.

Police say Brianna was in the front passenger’s seat while her boyfriend was driving. Her 2-old son, Brian, was sitting in the back when she was shot.

Her boyfriend admitted to investigators he’d gotten in an argument with someone at a nearby convenience store just before the deadly confrontation.

Surveillance video has been pulled for further evidence but anyone with information regarding this case is urged to contact HPD Homicide Division at 713-308-3600 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

Houston Police Department

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