Robbers shoot man walking up to west Houston apartment

Robbers shoot man walking up to west Houston apartment

Credit: KHOU

The shooting was reported on Winsome Lane near Greenridge Drive around 1 a.m., according to the Houston Police Department.

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by KHOU.com staff

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Posted on October 30, 2013 at 9:10 AM

HOUSTON -– Houston police said early Wednesday an investigation was underway after a man was shot while walking up to his apartment west of the Galleria area.

The shooting was reported on Winsome Lane near Greenridge Drive around 1 a.m., according to the Houston Police Department.

HPD said a 22-year-old man was returning home when two men jumped him and held him at gunpoint. The victim fought back as the men tried to take his money, and the robbers opened fire.

The victim was shot in the stomach, and was sent to the hospital in serious but stable condition.

Police said the two suspects fled the scene, possibly in a gray Honda sedan.

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