3 intruders fatally shot in Houston-area burglary attempt

4 years 2 months 6 days ago Monday, December 23 2019 Dec 23, 2019 December 23, 2019 12:45 PM December 23, 2019 in News - AP Texas Headlines

HOUSTON (AP) - Authorities say a homeowner fatally shot three people who attempted to burglarize a Houston-area mobile home. Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez says two males living in the mobile home saw three Hispanic men enter their residence in Channelview around 8 a.m. Monday morning. Gonzalez says one of the burglary suspects was armed with a pistol. He says one of the mobile home occupants hid in a room while the other fired a shotgun at the intruders. The homeowner was injured during an exchange of gunfire and was taken to a hospital in serious condition. Gonzalez says the intruders were killed.

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