Suspect killed, resident injured in home invasion near Gulfton

KHOU 11's Melissa Correa reports from SW Houston

HOUSTON -- The fatal shooting of an armed robbery suspect will be referred to a Harris County grand jury.

According to HPD, a suspect involved in a home invasion on Tuesday night has died. The incident happened at the Town Plaza Apartments at 4655 Wild Indigo Street in southwest Houston, not far from the Gulfton neighborhood. 

Police say that the suspect kicked open the door of the apartment and immediately began shooting at people inside. One resident shot back, striking the suspect who fled to the parking lot. The resident was also shot and was transported to the hospital where he was treated and released.

Witnesses said they at least one additional suspect flee the scene. 

(© 2017 KHOU)


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