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Man is alive after robber's gun malfunctions in southwest Houston

Friday, January 10, 2014
Police say a robbers gun got jammed as he tried to shoot his victim as he fled on foot.

Police say a robber's gun got jammed as he tried to shoot his victim as he fled on foot. (Gun jams during robbery)

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Three suspects took a man's wallet overnight, but didn't take his life, after their gun jammed in southwest Houston.

This happened around 1:30am off Pagewood and Amanda.

Three men demanded his wallet. Police say he gave it to them and then the victim ran and tripped as one of the suspect's tried to shoot him, but the gun jammed. The suspects are still on the loose.

The man was not injured.

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