Two teenagers shot and killed while unloading Thanksgiving groceries

Two teenage boys were unloading groceries for a Thanksgiving dinner in Houston early Thursday when they were shot and killed, police said

Police who responded to the scene found an 18-year-old boy suffering from a gunshot wound to the chest and a 17-year-old boy who was shot in the neck.

The older victim was pronounced dead at the scene, while the younger was taken to a hospital, where he later succumbed to his injuries.

The shooting happened outside an apartment complex in the 11755 block of Southlake Drive shortly after midnight.

The mother of the 18-year-old identified him to ABC 13 as President Wynn. She said he had just graduated high school this spring and would have celebrated his 19th birthday on Dec. 8.

President Wynn, who was gunned down while shopping for Thanskgiving
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President Wynn, who was gunned down while shopping for Thanskgiving

The double homicide happened outside an apartment complex on Southlake Drive in Houston just after midnight Thursday.
The double homicide happened outside an apartment complex on Southlake Drive in Houston just after midnight Thursday.
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Tasha Cooke said her son was unloading groceries from the car when he was shot.

Police said Wynn and the 17-year-old victim were related and lived in the apartment complex where the shooting occurred.

According to the police, there was a fight in the yard before shots were fired.

Tasha Cooke said her son, President Wynn, had just graduated from high school this spring.
Tasha Cooke said her son, President Wynn, had just graduated from high school this spring.
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Police said there was some sort of fight in the yard while Wynn and the 17-year-old were unloading Thanksgiving shopping.
Police said there was some sort of fight in the yard while Wynn and the 17-year-old were unloading Thanksgiving shopping.
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It is unclear at this time if either Wynn or his younger family member were the intended targets.

Police believe four to five shots were fired from a gun. They said they were looking for a suspect but didn’t have a good description.

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