Deputies: Man accidentally shoots wife, mistaking her for intruder

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HARRIS COUNTY, TEXAS -- In Northwest Harris County, a man accidentally shot his wife, mistaking her for an intruder.

Deputies tell us around 2:30 am the man awoke to a noise at their home off of Lake Crest Parkway.

When he saw the front door open,  he grabbed his gun and fired. Turns out it wasn't an intruder, it was his wife.

She was taken to an area hospital in stable condition. No charges are expected for the husband.