KATY, Texas — Investigators say three armed suspects have been shot in an exchange of gunfire with deputies investigating a reported home invasion near Houston.

The Harris County Sheriff’s Office says the shootings happened Wednesday night at a home near Katy as the three suspects emerged from a residence.

Officials say the suspects began shooting and the officers returned fire. All three wounded suspects were transported to a hospital. Details weren’t immediately available on their conditions.

No deputies were hurt.

Further details weren’t immediately available.

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