Pearland TX

Grandmother gunned down in her own home. Now police want to know…Who killed grandma?

A shooter is on the run after gunning down a 79-year-old grandmother inside her southeast Houston home.

She has been identified as Owena McHenry.

Investigators said McHenry’s daughter and grandson discovered her body on Wednesday at the 5800 block of Flamingo Drive. ┬áThe grandmother was found in her bedroom with a gunshot wound to the head.

According to investigators, McHenry’s home was shot multiple times around 1 a.m. on New Year’s Eve, but she survived the shooting.

Police believe the shooter returned a second time to finish what they started on NYE.


If you have any information on this case, please call HPD Homicide at 713-308-0900 or Crime Stoppers of Houston at 713-222-TIPS (8477),


We will update this article as information comes in.

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