HOUSTON — A man attempting to rob a Houston home Tuesday was fatally shot when the homeowner wrestled the gun away from him, police said.
The homeowner told police he wrestled the gun away from the would-be robber and fired it, wounding the assailant, KPRC reported. The man was taken to an area hospital, where he was pronounced dead, the television station reported.
Police said they found two guns at the scene, but believe both belonged to the robber, according to KHOU. According to police, rounds were fired from both weapons.
After an investigation, police took the homeowner in for questioning, the television station reported.
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