Suspect shot after attempting to rob a homeowner in NE Harris County

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – A suspect was shot after attempting to rob a man at gunpoint in his driveway in northeast Harris County Friday night, according to the Harris County Sheriff’s Office.

Harris County deputies responded to a call around 10:30 p.m. about a shooting in the 18800 block of Remington Springs Drive.

Upon arrival, deputies were approached by a homeowner who mentioned that four young adults attempted to rob him at gunpoint in his residential driveway.

According to deputies, the homeowner then pulled out his handgun and started shooting at the suspects. The man shot one of the suspects twice.

The suspects then fled to their home, a neighborhood’s patrol officer said.