HOUSTON – A man is recovering in the hospital after he was shot and injured by a woman in a possible dispute over a child’s custody.
Officers located the victim with a gunshot wound to the face at a gas station at 4101 Almeda Genoa Road.
He was moved to the hospital where his condition is said to be stable.
According to police, the shooting initially took place outside of a gas station at 3509 Almeda Genoa Road.
The male was then taken by a private vehicle to another gas station down the road for help. The vehicle left the scene after dropping off the victim at the other gas station.
After the shooting, the female suspect fled the area with the child in an unknown direction.
HPD Family Violence units are investigating the incident.