CNN

2 dead and 4 injured, including 3 officers, in Texas shooting, police say

Jul 3, 2022, 5:04 PM
FILE PHOTO...
FILE PHOTO

(CNN) — A gunman in Texas killed two people and injured another person Saturday before fatally shooting himself, police in the Fort Worth area said.

The shooting in Haltom City also left three officers with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds, police Sgt. Rick Alexander said during a news conference. The officers were recovering in local hospitals Saturday night.

Police were called to a residence in the 5700 block of Diamond Oaks Drive North on a report of shots fired, Alexander said.

“It appears our officers did return fire during the incident,” Alexander said, though the result of those shots was unknown.

One woman was found dead inside the home and a man was found fatally shot in the home’s driveway. An elderly woman who called 911 was shot but expected to survive, Alexander added.

The suspect was found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound at another location near the home, Alexander said. There was a military-style rifle and a handgun near his body.

The Texas Rangers will investigate the shooting and will release more details as they become available, Alexander said.

The shooting comes as the nation is struggling with widespread gun violence in both small and big cities. As of late Saturday, there had been 302 mass shootings across the US this year, according to the Gun Violence Archive. The organization and CNN define a mass shooting as one in which at least four people are shot, not including the shooter.

The-CNN-Wire™ & © 2022 Cable News Network, Inc., a WarnerMedia Company. All rights reserved.

KSL 5 TV Live

Top Stories

CNN

Firefighters at Ireland's Four Courts pub and restaurant in Arlington, Virginia after a vehicle cra...
Paradise Afshar, CNN

At least 16 people injured after vehicle crashes into Virginia pub, police say

At least 16 people were injured on Friday after a vehicle crashed into an Arlington, Virginia pub and caused a structure fire, police said.
1 day ago
Anne Heche, pictured here on January 7, 2018, in Beverly Hills, California, is 'not expected to sur...
Sandra Gonzalez and Chloe Melas, CNN

Anne Heche’s son mourns mother: ‘We have lost a bright light’

Anne Heche's son paid tribute to his mother Friday saying the family had lost "a kind and most joyful soul, a loving mother, and a loyal friend."
1 day ago
FILE: paddleboarders...
Christian Balderas

Paddleboarder shares experience of being attacked by a shark

While paddle boarding off the coast of Lovers Point on Thursday, David Stickler and his dog came face to face with a shark.
1 day ago
Travelers in the departure hall at Hong Kong International Airport in Hong Kong, China, on Monday, ...
Jessie Yeung and Kathleen Magramo, CNN

Hong Kong suffers biggest ever population drop as exodus accelerates

Hong Kong has recorded its sharpest annual drop in population, with experts blaming the decline on strict COVID-19 control measures and a political crackdown.
1 day ago
WASHINGTON, DC - AUGUST 06: House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) speaks at her weekly news conference ...
Clare Foran and Kristin Wilson, CNN

House to vote Friday to pass Democrats’ sweeping health care and climate bill

The House of Representatives is on track to vote on Friday to pass Democrats' $750 billion health care, energy and climate bill.
1 day ago
In this image taken from FOX19 Cincinnati video, FBI officials gather outside the FBI building in C...
Elizabeth Wolfe, Josh Campbell and Brynn Gingras, CNN

An armed man tried to enter the FBI’s Cincinnati office and was fatally shot after a standoff

An armed man suspected of trying to breach the FBI's Cincinnati field office on Thursday was killed after an hours-long standoff with law enforcement: here's what we know.
1 day ago

Sponsored Articles

tips how to quit smoking...

7 Tips How to Quit Smoking | Quitting Smoking Might be One of the Hardest Things You Ever Do but Here’s Where You Can Start

Quitting smoking cigarettes can be incredibly difficult. Here are 7 tips how to quit smoking to help you on your quitting journey.
Photo: Storyblocks...
Blue Stakes of Utah 811

Blue Stakes of Utah 811: 5 Reasons To Call 811 Before You Dig When Working in Your Yard

Call before you dig. Even at home, you could end up with serious injuries or broken utilities just because you didn't call Blue Stakes of Utah 811.
Days of...
Days of '47 Rodeo

TRIVIA: How well do you know your rodeo? Take this quiz before you go to the Days of ’47!

The Utah Days of ’47 Rodeo presented by Zions Bank is a one-of-a-kind Gold Medal Rodeo being held July 20-23, 25 at 7:30 PM. The Days of ’47 Rodeo How well do you know your rodeo trivia? Take the quiz to test your know-all before heading out to the Days of ’47 Rodeo at the […]
cyber security through multi factor authentication setup...
Les Olson IT

How multi factor authentication setup helps companies stay safe

Multi factor authentication (MFA) setup is an important security measure that every company should implement for their workers. It’s also wise to install it for your personal and home accounts.
...
Lighting Design

Check out these stunning lamps with stained glass shades

Lamps with stained glass shades are statement pieces that are more than simply aesthetic. They also meet a functional requirement: to light up a room.
Address Bar of internet browser shows internet access...
AARP Utah

Utah voters 50+ support increased access to Internet

The AARP surveyed Utah voters aged 50 plus about internet access and if they support the expansion of broadband, especially in rural areas currently lacking it.
2 dead and 4 injured, including 3 officers, in Texas shooting, police say