Suspect in Texas Killings Surrenders

A suspect surrendered to police after a three-hour standoff near Houston Wednesday night. He is suspected of killing six people, four of them children.

The incident bagan when someone opened fire at a home in a normally quiet neighborhood in a northern Houston suburb.

A spokesman for the Harris County Precinct 4 Constable's Office says a woman was wounded.

A Harris County Sheriff's Office statement says precinct deputy constables were called to the house about 6 p.m. Wednesday and found two adults and three children dead. Another child later died at a hospital.

The wounded woman was able to identify the gunman and direct deputies to him. Those deputies cornered the suspect in a nearby cul-de-sac. The standoff ended when the suspect surrendered.


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