HOUSTON – Three men are dead and a fourth is at the hospital after a man shot them during a home invasion in east Houston, according to local Police.
According to a local outlet, The break-in occurred just before 1 a.m. on Sherman Street near 71st Street, as four men forced their way into a house, according to Houston police.
The homeowner responded by getting a gun and shooting, leaving one man dead in front of the house, while one wounded man took off on foot and two others left in an SUV, police said.
The car crashed into a pole nearby at Harrisburg Boulevard, where a man was found dead inside, and the other person who ran out collapsed down the street on Capitol Street and later died, according to police.The fourth man who fled from the house was found. He was shot in the leg.
A local new crew from ABC 13 also reported at least 60 evidence markers indicating dozens of shots were fired.
More on the story as details emerge.