A would-be robber was shot during a gas station robbery Friday morning in west Houston, according to police.
Houston police officers were called to the Shell station in the 11400 block of Richmond Avenue around 7:10 a.m. after a person inside the store told 911 that he had just shot a robbery suspect, police said. Paramedics with the Houston Fire Department rushed the shooting victim to a nearby hospital in an unknown condition, police said.
It is unclear if the shooter works inside the store. The glass door at the front of the store is shattered from the altercation.
Check back for updates on this developing story.
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