Man wounded in officer-involved shooting

May 16, 2009 4:23:25 AM PDT
There was an officer involved shooting in east Houston overnight. [SIGN UP: Get headlines and breaking news sent to you]

Investigators say Precinct 6 deputy constables were responding to a call about gunshots at a home on Avenue C and 73rd around 1am Saturday. They arrived to find a man on his porch, shooting a gun into the air.

Investigators say he ignored orders to drop the weapon and pointed it at a deputy. That deputy shot the suspect. That suspect is expected to survive.

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