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.