Harris County deputies say a homeowner shot a man in his front yard who charged at him after the homeowner confronted him.
Deputies responded to a report of a shooting just before 5 a.m. Wednesday and found a man had been shot.
According to Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez, preliminary information indicates that a homeowner confronted a man who was sleeping in his front yard, a physical altercation ensued, and the homeowner shot the man.
The man was taken to the hospital.
VCU investigators are at a residence at 17,700 block of Barker Bluff Lane homeowner states he confronted suspicious male in his front yard. The subject charged the homeowner. He discharged his weapon striking him. Subject is now on way to Ben Taub. pic.twitter.com/RflBah73BL— HCSOTexas (@HCSOTexas) June 19, 2019