Man shot with rifle during robbery outside Midtown apartment complex, police say

Houston police investigating Midtown apartment complex after man shot during robbery on Nov. 23, 2020.
Houston police investigating Midtown apartment complex after man shot during robbery on Nov. 23, 2020. (Houston Police Department)

HOUSTON – A man was shot with a rifle during a robbery outside a Midtown apartment complex on Monday, according to Houston police.

The incident happened around 7 p.m. outside the Dolce Midtown apartment complex’s leasing office.

Police said the man was walking out of the apartment building when one of the suspects pulled out a rifle and shot him and then fled in a dark-colored vehicle. The man was taken to an urgent care nearby and then transported to a hospital where he is expected to survive, police said.

The description of the suspects has not been released.

Investigators are at the scene.


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