HOUSTON (AP) — Police in Houston say a man was critically wounded when he was shot by three officers after he first opened fire on police.
Assistant Police Chief Heather Morris said officers responding to a family disturbance with a gun early Friday found the man in a vehicle outside the home.READ MORE: 22-Year Veteran Of Grand Prairie Police Department Dies From COVID-19 Complications
Morris says when officers told the man to show his hands, he instead fired a gun at police and three officers returned fire.READ MORE: 2 Of 3 Toddlers Admitted To Cook Children's For Drowning-Related Injuries Within 72 Hours Used Doggie Doors To Exit House
The man was critically wounded but is expected to survive and that no officers were injured.MORE NEWS: Plenty Of Exceptional BBQ In North Texas According To Texas Monthly 'Top 50' List
No names were immediately released.