Texas: 8 killed, 2 injured after shooting at house party

11 September 2017, 04:04 PM
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At least 8 people including the suspect were killed after a shooting at a home in Plano, according to authorities in North Texas. The shooting took place on Sunday in the city less than 20 miles northeast of Dallas.

Police initially responded to a report of shots fired, Plano police spokesman David Tilley said. When the first officer arrived and went inside the home, the officer confronted the suspected shooter. The officer opened fire and killed the suspect, Tilley said.

Meanwhile, two persons were injured in the shooting. Their conditions have not been released. The victims and suspect have not yet been identified. All of those killed and injured are believed to be adults.

The investigation is still under process.

(With PTI inputs)

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