HOUSTON -

Police are looking for the gunman after a couple was shot outside a northeast Houston apartment complex.

It happened around 11:15 p.m. Sunday in the parking lot of the Swiss Village on the Park apartments located on Homestead near Tidwell.

Houston police said a man and woman were in the parking lot when a red vehicle pulled up. Someone in the vehicle stuck a shot gun out the window and pointed it towards the couple.

Officials said the couple took off running to a nearby stairwell and the suspect fired off one shot. The man and woman were hit by the pellets.

Both victims were transported to Lyndon B. Johnson General Hospital in stable condition, according to police.

Authorities said the suspect drove off before police arrived.