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Man shot in face at apartment complex, shooter still at large

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HOUSTON – Houston police officers said a 22-year-old man was shot in the cheek at the Cherry Cove Apartments early Sunday.

Police said there was an argument between a boyfriend and girlfriend about 1 a.m. and other people got involved.

According to authorities, some other males defended the girlfriend and someone shot the boyfriend in the face. 

The shooter fled but another person was taken into custody as a person of interest, police said.

The victim was transported to Memorial Hermann Hospital in stable condition.