Husband saves wife by shooting at would-be-robbers; 1 suspect injured, officials say
HOUSTON – A man shot at two to three men intent on robbing his wife, injuring one, Saturday afternoon in Katy, according to Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez.
The shooting was reported around 2:30 p.m. at 3099 Fry Road.
Gonzalez said the wife was targeted by the men and her husband was able to retrieve a pistol and shoot at them, striking one. The injured suspect was taken to a hospital and is being treated for his wounds.
A second man who fled the scene is described black, in his late teens to early 20s and 5 feet, 4 inches tall. Officials said it is unknown if he was injured.
No arrests have been made.
Harris County deputies are investigating the scene.
@HCSOTexas deputies responded to a weapons disturbance at 3099 Fry Road. Preliminary information indicates that a male shot at three possible robbery suspects. One male transported to hospital with gunshot wounds, unknown condition. #HouNews pic.twitter.com/9DaeI17bLI— Ed Gonzalez (@SheriffEd_HCSO) December 29, 2018
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