Man shot while trying to barge into ex-girlfriend's apartment

Houston police say a woman jumped from a second story window to escape from her ex-boyfriend, who officers say shot his way into an apartment.

October 17, 2013 4:33:42 AM PDT
A man tried to shoot his way into his ex-girlfriend's apartment but he ended up getting shot, according to police.

It happened at an apartment complex on Charleston Park and South Main in southwest Houston last night.

Investigators say a man showed up to his ex-girlfriend's apartment and tried to kick the door open. When that didn't work, he pulled out a gun and shot the door several times. Police say someone shot him in the back of the head. His condition is not known at this time.

The ex-girlfriend jumped out of a second-story window to escape. She went to the hospital with an injury to her hand.

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