Man shoots girlfriend before turning himself in to Humble police – Chron

A woman is expected to survive after her boyfriend shot her multiple times at a Kingwood apartment then turned himself in, Houston police said.

Police said the man shot the woman two to three times around 10:45 p.m. Sunday at the Villas of Kingwood apartment in the 300 block of Forest Center Drive.

When police responded to the shooting, they found her with flesh wounds. She was taken to the hospital in stable condition, police said.

A short time later, Houston police got a call from Humble police saying the boyfriend had just turned himself in. The man told Humble police he shot the woman, according to authorities.

Police said the couple has had “ongoing problem.” Criminal charges have not been specified.

Julian Gill is a digital reporter in Houston. Read him on our breaking news site, Chron.com, and on our subscriber site, houstonchronicle.com. | julian.gill@chron.com | NEWS WHEN YOU NEED IT: Text CHRON to 77453 to receive breaking news alerts by text message | Sign up for breaking news alerts delivered to your email here.

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