HARRISCOUNTY, Texas A fight about a man s wife led to a shooting in The Highlands off of East Houston near Prairie Friday night, deputies said.

According to the Harris County Sheriff s Office, a friend told the husband quote, I could take better care of your wife than you, during a disagreement around 11 p.m. in the 700 block of East Houston. The husband didn t take to well to that.

Deputies said he is accused of grabbing the friend s arm and telling him to leave. The friend pulled out a gun and shot the husband in the abdomen.

The suspect ran off and the husband had to go to the hospital, deputies said.

The shooting victim was sent to Ben Taub Hospital in serious but stable condition. Deputies are still searching for the suspect.

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