Corsicana, Texas (AP) —Texas shooters killed four members of their family, including children, before a deadly shot when police approached, police said Saturday. ..
Robert Johnson, Chief of the Corsicana Police Department, said Corsicana Daily Sun One shooting was reported overnight in Corsicana, about 50 miles (80 km) south of Dallas, and a second shot was discovered by Frost authorities about 20 miles (32 km) west of Corsicana.
Victims include men and women in Corsicana and men and children in Frost, Johnson said. Authorities have not disclosed the names or ages of the shooting victims. An Associated Press reporter left a message on Saturday requesting more information from the Corsicana police.
According to Johnson, two people were injured in a shooting in Corsicana and a third injured in Frost. He said all three were hospitalized in crisis.
Johnson’s vehicle was found using GPS, and police said police had arranged a surveillance service to shut down the vehicle’s engine.
According to Johnson, a police officer approached the car and found a man with a gunshot wound that appeared to have self-harmed his head and died in the hospital. The name of the suspect has not been disclosed.