Deputies: Man shot with own gun during robbery attempt

Suspect arrested by deputies

Published On: Mar 19 2013 06:33:29 PM CDT
Richard Charles Holcomb
GALVESTON -

Deputies arrested a man who, they said, was shot with his own weapon during a home invasion and robbery.

Galveston County sheriff's deputies identified the man as Richard Charles Holcomb, 32, of Alvin.

The home invasion happened Sunday in the 200 block of Shady Bend Court near F.M. 517 West, west of Dickinson, officials said.

Holcomb remained in jail on Monday on a $250,000 bond on a charge of aggravated robbery