HOUSTON, TX – Police say a suspect was shot during an attempted carjacking at a gas station early Thursday morning.
Houston Police and HFD responded to a reported shooting near Eastex Freeway service road just after 1 a.m.
According to police, a man stopped at the Valero service station and the suspect attempted to steal his silver SUV. Authorities say the owner of the vehicle proceeded to fire multiple shots, striking the suspect.
The suspect was taken to a local hospital and will undergo surgery. No update was made on his current condition.