Person hospitalized after friend accidentally shoots them in chest, Houston police say

Lights atop a police cruiser flash at the scene of a crime in this undated file image.
Lights atop a police cruiser flash at the scene of a crime in this undated file image. (KPRC/File)

HOUSTON – A person was transported to an area hospital after their friend accidentally shot them in the chest, Houston police said.

The incident happened around 8:32 p.m. in the 7400 block of Stanwick Drive.

Police have not released any additional details regarding this scene.

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.


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