On July, 30, 2019, at 2:39 p.m., the Fort
Bend County Sheriff’s Office dispatch received a call concerning a shooting
that had taken place at Highway 36 and Comanche Blvd, just south of Rosenberg,
The ex-girlfriend victim was being given a
ride by a friend and her friend’s teen daughter when her ex-boyfriend, and
father of her child, drove towards them while shooting.
The victims were able to drive away from the
shooter and seek safety with a FBCSO deputy working with Fort Bend County Road
It is believed that at this time, the
shooter drove away and went to the home of his ex-girlfriend and shot and
killed her family members.
The shooter then returned to the location of
his ex-girlfriend and shot himself. He later succumbed to his injury and died
at the hospital.
The shooter has been identified as Juan
DeLeon Jr., 42.
The ex-girlfriend victim was able to tell
deputies a brief sequence of events and expressed her concern for her family
located at the 5000 block of Navajo Ct.
Upon arrival, deputies discovered two
deceased persons at the home.
The ex-girlfriend’s mother, Gloria Rivera,
64, was shot and killed at her home along with her adult son, Fabian Rivera,
“This is absolutely heartbreaking for all
the family members,” said Sheriff Troy Nehls. “These families will need prayers
and support to help them through this time.”