One teenager is de@d after a shooting at a post-prom party in Texas, authorities said Saturday.
Deputies responded to a shooting at a residence located at the 8500 block of Majesticbrook in Harris County, according to a tweet from Sheriff Ed Gonzalez.
@HCSOTexas deputies responded to a shooting at a residence located at the 8500 blk of Majesticbrook. Preliminary info: a graduation party, with several teenagers in attendance, was taking place. Shots were fired and a teenager (possibly 16) was wounded. The
— Ed Gonzalez (@SheriffEd_HCSO) May 6, 2023
Gonzalez claimed that two teenagers got into a confrontation with the father of a female partygoer. Gonzalez claimed that both groups brought out guns and fired at each other. At the scene, the teen was pronounced deceased.
According to Gonzalez, the teen has been identified as 16-year-old Isaac Zetino. Zetino explained that he was visiting the house to attend an after-prom party.
Police found the adult male who allegedly fired the gun at Zetino and the other teenager, Gonzalez said. The adult said that said, in part, that he had acted in self-defense when he was shooting, Gonzalez said. No charges have been filed at this time, the sheriff said, the investigation is ongoing and findings will be presented to the grand jury upon conclusion.