HARRIS COUNTY — A husband was murdered early this morning after four masked robbers came into his home and shot him while his family slept.
The Houston Chronicle states the attempted robbery took place at the Green Meadow Apartments in the 17300 blocks of Kieth Harrow Boulevard around 1 a.m. Wednesday morning.
Sgt. Ben Beall of the Harris County Sheriff’s explains that the four masked robbers broke the apartment’s glass patio doors, entered the apartment then tried to rob the husband.
Beall speaks that the robbers then shot the husband and made off with cash and drugs. The victim was later brought to a nearby hospital where he was declared dead.
Sources tell the victim’s wife and three children were safe. Detectives are questioning the wife for more information on the incident.
According to the Houston Chronicle, the four suspects have not been arrested. The investigation on this robbery is still ongoing.