Woman shot and killed in parking lot of Richardson Tom Thumb

The Richardson Police Department is investigating a homicide that occurred around lunchtime today in the Tom Thumb parking lot, 819 W. Arapaho Road.

Officers received a 9-1-1 call that a man had walked up to a vehicle in the parking lot and firing several shots. He then drove away from the scene.

The shooting victim was located inside the vehicle and transported to a local hospital, but pronounced deceased. The victim has been identified as a woman.

Richardson detectives believe the shooting suspect and victim knew each other.

Detectives are working on additional leads.