Father Shot to Death as Son Watches in Horror

Houston, Texas – A tragic incident unfolded in southwest Houston over the weekend when a father was shot and killed during a home invasion. Authorities reported that multiple individuals broke into the residence around 2:30 a.m. The victim has been identified as Noel Espronceda Frometa.

According to Houston police, three masked men forcefully entered the house on Castlecreek Lane, near South Post Oak Road and the Sam Houston Tollway. Espronceda Frometa was shot multiple times during the encounter. While his wife and two young children, who have autism, escaped physical harm, the youngest child witnessed the horrifying event.

“The whole family is crushed,” expressed the stepdaughter of Espronceda Frometa in a Spanish interview with KHOU 11. “They’re taking things from homes, they took an innocent life. They ruined the children’s lives.”

The stepdaughter further revealed that Espronceda Frometa had recently returned home from his job as a truck driver and was enjoying his time off. Houston police are still searching for the suspects and are urging residents in the area to review any security camera footage that may assist in the investigation.

The motive behind the home invasion remains unknown, leaving authorities puzzled about why the perpetrators targeted Espronceda Frometa’s residence. Despite the emotional devastation inflicted upon the family, they are pleading for those responsible to be apprehended, hoping to prevent this tragedy from happening to others.

This heartbreaking incident has sent shockwaves through the community, emphasizing the need for enhanced security measures and vigilance among residents. As the investigation unfolds, investigators are working tirelessly to uncover clues that might lead them to the perpetrators and bring justice to Espronceda Frometa’s grieving family.

The Houston police are urging anyone with information regarding the incident or the suspects involved to come forward to assist in their ongoing investigation.