Gunman Fatally Shot After Injuring at Least 9 People At Houston Strip Mall
There are no other suspects, police announced
An “active shooter” in Houston who shot nine people was fatally shot by officers, the Houston police announced on Twitter.
At least 9 people were shot near Wesleyan Street and Bissonnet Street were transported to area hospitals, police announced.
At least one victim is in critical condition, and another is in serious condition, police announced. The conditions of the other victims are unknown.
Police say that the suspect was an attorney, and are investigating whether issues at his law firm led to the shooting.
A bomb squad searched the suspect’s vehicle. Police say it had “additional weapons inside”
One witness, Antwon Wilson, told Abc 13 that he was caught in the crossfire. “I literally heard the gunshots past my face,” he told the station. “It’s a hard pill to swallow.”
Police believe that the gunman acted alone. There are no reports of other suspects at this time.
According to the Associated Press, the location of the shooting is a strip mall in the southwest of the city.
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