HOUSTON – Harris County Sheriff’s deputies are searching for a thief who shot a man outside his house and then took off in the victim’s car.
It happened Friday morning on Cypress Canyon and Prairie Meadow in Katy.
Investigators said the criminal came up and demanded the keys to the man’s car when he came outside. He refused and that’s when the thief shot the victim in the side.
The man was able to go back into the house and call 911.
The carjacker fled the scene in the victim’s 2003 gold/tan Ford F150 pickup.
There was no word on the victim’s condition.
Anyone with information about the suspects’ identity in this case and/or location is asked to call Crime Stoppers of Houston at 713-222-TIPS or to submit a tip via the iWatchHarrisCounty phone app.