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Man shot during attempted robbery behind Whataburger, deputies say

Investigators assemble outside a Whataburger restaurant in northwest Harris County after a shooting Sept. 18, 2018.
Investigators assemble outside a Whataburger restaurant in northwest Harris County after a shooting Sept. 18, 2018. (KPRC)

HOUSTON – A man was shot Tuesday when two people tried to rob him behind a Whataburger restaurant in northwest Harris County, deputies said.

The shooting was reported about 1:45 a.m. near the corner of Tomball Parkway and Antoine Drive.

Harris County deputies said the victim called for help after he was shot and was found at a gas station about a mile away. It was not clear how the victim got to the gas station, deputies said.

The victim suffered injuries that were not life-threatening, deputies said.

Video of the scene showed shell casings on the ground.

Anyone with information about the case is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 713-222-8477.


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