7-year-old found hiding after father tied up, shot in southeast Houston

7-year-old found hiding after father tied up, shot in southeast Houston

Credit: KHOU

According to Houston police, residents at the Del Mar apartments on the Gulf Freeway at Hartsook heard gunshots around 10 p.m. and began looking around.

Print
Email
|

by KHOU.com staff

khou.com

Posted on April 23, 2014 at 6:51 AM

Updated Wednesday, Apr 23 at 8:14 AM

HOUSTON – A 7-year-old girl was found frightened and hiding after her father was shot in southeast Houston Tuesday night.

According to Houston police, residents at the Del Mar apartments on the Gulf Freeway at Hartsook heard gunshots around 10 p.m. and began looking around.

That is when someone found a man, who had been tied up, suffering from a gunshot wound to the neck. His little girl was hiding in another room. She was not physically harmed.

The father was taken to Ben Taub Hospital in serious condition, but is expected to survive.

Two men and one woman were seen leaving the area shortly after the shooting, but police do not have a good description.

Print
Email
|