HOUSTON -- Police said a late night game of basketball led to shots being fired outside an apartment complex in southwest Houston late Monday.

It happened on Dunvale just before 10 p.m., according to the Houston Police Department.

Two brothers told police they were playing basketball when they were jumped by an unknown number of men. One brother was beaten while the other went for a gun. The man opened fire on the assailants as they fled the scene, but it was unknown if anyone was struck.

The man who was beaten was sent to the hospital with injuries to his face.

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