HCSO: Man shot, ambushed by two men after lured to apartment by woman he met online

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CROSBY, Texas— The Harris County Sheriff’s Office is investigating the shooting of a man in north Houston.

Deputies responded to an apartment complex in the 700 block of FM 1942 around 11:45 p.m. Sunday.

According to deputies,  the victim, who is in his early 50s, went to the apartment complex to meet a woman he met online. When he entered the apartment, there were two other men waiting inside.

The  victim was shot four to six times in the upper torso, deputies said.  He was taken by LifeFlight to Memorial Hermann Hospital in critical condition.

Deputies have detained one person of interest.

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