1-22-2024 Texas Austin 2-0


January 22, 2024

1300 block of W Ben White Blvd
Austin, Texas


  • Type: Victim
  • Age Group: Child 0-11
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured
  • Type: Victim
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Female
  • Status: Injured

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Wounded/Injured
  • Child Involved Incident
  • Child injured (not child shooter)
  • Drive-by (car to street, car to car)
  • Road rage


Yaquelyn Pedraza Castelan (f/25), driver of vehicle in which vics were passengers, arrested for endangering child; Castelan brandished a handgun to occupants of subj vehicle, then subj vehicle opened fire, injuring vics; child shot in head; no evidence Castelan fired her weapon

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Handgun


Congressional District: 37
State Senate District: 14
State House District: 49