Suburban Houston couple shot stopping car break-in
LEAGUE CITY, Texas (AP) - —
Police say a suspected car burglar shot a suburban Houston couple in their driveway when they
confronted him as he was breaking into their car.
The shooting happened before dawn Monday in front of the couple's home in League City, 24 miles southeast of Houston. Police Lt. Bruce Whitten tells the Galveston County Daily News (http://bit.ly/u9UDJy) that the couple detected the break-in and confronted the man, who shot them, jumped into a black two-door sports car and sped away.
Whitten says the 41-year-old husband was in critical condition at John Sealy Hospital in Galveston, while the 36-year-old wife was treated at South East Memorial Hospital in Houston and discharged.
No arrests have been reported.
Information from Associated Press