Man beaten by three robbers; girlfriend shot in the head in north Houston

HOUSTON – Authorities are searching for suspects who beat a man and shot a woman at an apartment complex in north Harris County.

According to Harris County deputies, three suspects approached a man, demanding his money and belongings, at an apartment complex on Aldine Westfield and FM 1960.

The man’s girlfriend came outside after hearing the commotion and approached the suspects.

One of the suspects shot the woman three times. A bullet grazed her head, but did not penetrate the skull, authorities said.

The woman was transported to the hospital in stable condition. Her boyfriend was treated by EMS at the scene and released.

Deputies said the suspects, who fled the scene, fit the description of earlier recent crimes in the area.