CRIME

Shooting At Texas House And Nursing Home Leaves Five Dead: Official

The shooting outside of Corpus Christi is believed to have been a murder-suicide, city officials said.

Five people were shot dead, including the suspected gunman, in a Friday night attack at a Texas nursing home and the home of one of the people slain, city officials said.

Police in Robstown, Texas, outside Corpus Christi, responded to reports of an active shooter at a nursing home about 7 p.m. local time (midnight GMT), where they found two men and a woman dead, said Herman Rodriguez, city secretary, in a video interview with the Caller Times of Corpus Christi. 

Three people were found dead inside of a Robstown, Texas, nursing home on Friday. Two more bodies were later found in connect
Three people were found dead inside of a Robstown, Texas, nursing home on Friday. Two more bodies were later found in connection to the crime, authorities said.

Officers later found two more bodies at a home connected to one of the people slain at the nursing home, Rodriguez said.

“We do feel the crimes are related,” Rodriguez said.

Officials said the shooter was a male and that it was a murder-suicide.

No further details were available.