At approximately 1400 local time (2000 UTC) on 11 February 2024, a woman armed with a long rifle opened fire inside a church in southwestern Houston, Texas. The woman, who was accompanied by a child, entered Lakewood Church and fired multiple rounds. Two off-duty police officers at the church returned fire, killing the assailant. The child and another individual suffered gunshot wounds. The Houston Police Department is conducting an investigation into the shooting.