Gunfight erupts between carjacking suspect and victim

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

NORTHWEST HOUSTON -- A gunfight erupts at a northwest Houston gas station after an attempted carjacking.

It happened around midnight at a gas station off of Tidwell and TC Jester.

Police tell us the victim was walking out towards his car when the suspect held him up at gunpoint.

The victim was armed as well and the two opened fire on each other.  Both were hit and both are now in the hospital. The victim in critical condition.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.