The senseless murder of 7-year old Jazmine Barnes has garnered national attention as Houston police are seeking answers in this tragic case.

According to KTRK ABC 13 in Houston, Jazmine's mother Laporsha Washington and her 3 daughters were going to coffee early Sunday morning when a white man in a red or maroon pickup truck pulled up alongside them at a Wal-Mart and opened fire on the family, injuring Washington and killing 7-year old Jazmine in the process.

The suspect is described as a bearded white male, possibly in his 40s, wearing a red hooded sweatshirt, driving a red 4-door pickup truck but the make and model are unknown. Activist Shaun King has offered a $35,000 reward for the capture and arrest of the suspect in question.

Anyone with information is asked to call 713-274-9100 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS or you can leave an anonymous tip online at

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