HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Houston rapper Bun B and his wife are safe today after the rapper shot a suspected home invader at his home in southwest Houston.
Houston Police say around 5:45 p.m. Tuesday, the doorbell rang at Bun B’s home. His wife answered, thinking it was a delivery person.
Police say the armed suspect, identified as DeMonte Jackson, wore a mask and demanded property.
Here’s #Mugshot of Demonte Jackson, man accused of breaking into Bun B’s home & holding his wife at gunpoint. @BunBTrillOG engaged in gunfight, hitting suspect in the shoulder. My #abc13 reporting: https://t.co/EqxvQFj1Espic.twitter.com/jlD1Zhb4DC
— Miya Shay (@ABC13Miya) April 24, 2019
Bun B’s wife directed the robber to their car and while hearing the commotion, Bun B grabbed a gun and came downstairs, said police.
Bun B confronted the suspect in the garage and fired several shots. Jackson fled on foot and later showed up at a hospital for treatment for a gunshot wound, according to HPD.