Ex-boyfriend shoots couple sleeping inside home, officials say

HOUSTON – Police are searching for a man who allegedly shot his ex-girlfriend and her current boyfriend Sunday morning, officials say. 

According to authorities, the woman and her boyfriend were sleeping inside their home on the 1900 block of Hardy Street when her ex-boyfriend broke into the home around 3 a.m.

Police said the ex-boyfriend reportedly shot both the woman and her current boyfriend and then fled the scene. 

The couple was taken to the hospital with gunshot wounds, but they are expected to survive.