HOUSTON – A man is recovering in the hospital after he was shot and injured during a robbery in northeast Houston.
The shooting was reported in the 6700 block of Bennington Street.
Arriving units located a male with a gunshot wound to the chest. He was transported to a nearby trauma center where he is expected to survive.
During their investigation, officers learned that the victim was selling shirts in a parking lot when he was approached by an armed robber.
The suspect shot the victim and fled from the scene.