Robbery suspect shot by security guard at apartment complex

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HOUSTON – One suspect is injured and several others on the run after a shooting at an apartment complex in east Houston.

It happened around midnight at the Timber Ridge Apartments off Fleming Drive.

Police say a security guard who works there was patrolling the parking lot when he was approached by several guys.

One tried to hold him up at gunpoint.

The security guard and the suspect exchanged gunfire.

The suspect was shot once in the arm and was taken to a hospital.

He is expected to survive.

The other suspects got away.