Two men shot & pistol-whipped during robbery

Both taken to the hospital in stable condition

Published On: Aug 31 2013 10:33:36 AM CDT
Kinglsey Shooting
SOUTHEAST HOUSTON -

Two men were taken to the hospital after they were attacked during a robbery in southeast Houston.

According to Houston police, two men were sitting in an SUV in a driveway on Kingsley and Reveille on Saturday.

Around 12 a.m., another car pulled up to the house and two men jumped out. They demanded the victims' cell phones and wallets.

According to reports, when the man sitting in the passenger's seat in the SUV resisted, one of the robbers pistol-whipped him in the nose and shot at him. The bullet missed the man in the passenger's seat and hit the man sitting behind the driver's seat.

Both victims were taken to the hospital in stable condition; their names were not immediately released.

The robbers got away with the cell phones and wallets.