Clerk shoots suspected robber at northeast Houston gas station, police say

Houston police investigate shooting at Valero gas station on Crosstimbers Street. (KPRC)

HOUSTON – A clerk shot a suspected robber Monday at a Valero gas station in northeast Houston, police said.

The shooting was reported around 1:20 p.m. in the 3000 block of East Crosstimbers Street and Curry Road.

Houston police said the clerk shot the suspected robber in the leg and chest inside the gas station. The suspect was taken to a hospital in unknown condition.

Police are investigating the scene.

About the Author:

Award-winning journalist, mother, YouTuber, social media guru, millennial, mentor, storyteller, University of Houston alumna and Houston-native.