Woman shoots home intruder in north Harris County

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – A woman shot and wounded a man who tried to break into her north Harris County apartment.

The home invasion happened in the 5000 block of Azalea Trace Drive.

Deputies said the man was trying to climb in through a window, when the woman fired several shots, striking him twice.

The thief ran to a waiting car and ended up at Houston Northwest Medical Center.

No one else was hurt.