Police: Homeowner shoots 1 of 2 armed men

HOUSTON - One man is in the hospital with a gunshot wound and an accomplice is at large after they engaged in gunfire with a homeowner Friday night, police say.

The incident happened about 9:30 p.m. at a home on Jensen Drive and Vance Street in north Houston.

According to police, two men walked up to the home with shotguns in hand and approached the homeowner and another man on the porch.

The two armed men allegedly started shooting at the men on the porch. Police say the homeowner shot back, hitting one of them.

The other attacker fled, police say.

The man who was shot was taken to the hospital in serious-but-stable condition, according to police.

The homeowner was detained for questioning.

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