Man shot during gun sale in Harris County parking lot

Man shot during gun sale in Harris County parking lot

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It happened in a parking lot in the 13000 block of Windfern Road, according to Harris County Pct. 4 deputies.

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by KHOU.com staff

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Posted on September 27, 2013 at 7:21 AM

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HARRIS COUNTY, Texas –- One man was injured and another was taken into custody following a gun sale turned shooting, deputies said late Thursday.

It happened in a parking lot in the 13000 block of Windfern Road, according to Harris County Pct. 4 deputies.

Deputies said two men met another man to purchase guns from him. Apparently the men decided to rob the seller, who then pulled out a gun and opened fire on the pair.

One of the buyers was shot and was sent to the hospital in stable condition. The other buyer was caught and taken into custody. Deputies said he may face a charge of tampering with evidence.

The shooter fled the scene before deputies arrived.

An investigation is underway.

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