3 people shot during child custody exchange on Friendly Road in north Houston

Two men and one woman were shot in custody exchange in north Houston.

Around 8 p.m., Houston police say they responded to reports of a shooting in the 9300 block of Friendly Road.

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HPD Lieutenant Crowson says a woman showed up with her new boyfriend at her ex-boyfriend's house for a child custody exchange. An altercation occurred between the new and ex-boyfriend when the new boyfriend pulled out a gun and fired shots.

According to reports, the ex-boyfriend, his mother, and his brother were shot. The woman and her new boyfriend drove off in a vehicle.


Officials say the three were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. The child was not harmed.

The incident is currently under investigation.