By Natalie Dreier, Cox Media Group National Content Desk
Police said a Houston woman shot her ex-husband after he broke into her home and started choking her. And it was her children who tried to protect their mother from the man.
Police said that Derek Martin broke into his ex-wife's home Thursday afternoon. They said that he started choking her in front of her four children when their 8-year-old daughter starting hitting her father and the couple's 5-year-old ran to get a gun, KPRC reported.