HOUSTON (KTRK) --A woman is recovering after she was shot in the chest during an attempted robbery.
Houston police say it happened around 11:30pm at an apartment complex on Mullins Drive at Dashwood Street in southwest Houston.
Police say a man was robbed by two men in the parking lot of the apartment complex. Both men fled the scene, running around the corner of a building.
A short time later, the robbery victim says he heard gunfire.
Investigators say the two robbers came upon a woman, who they attempted to rob. A fight broke out and they shot the woman twice in the chest.
Police say the woman is expected to recover from her injuries.
Officers say they are working to get a description of the two robbery suspects.