Gatesville, TX — A man is dead and a woman injured following two shootings in Gatesville this morning.
Officials say they responded to a call to a mobile home, shortly before 10 a.m., in reference to a female being shot in the hand. The man who the woman claimed shot her had already left the scene. Officers managed to find him a short time later at the Shortstop Discount Beverages store in Gatesville. After a brief stand-off the man reportedly shot and killled himself.
The victim was taken to a local hospital for her injury. Area schools were locked down for a short time while police searched for the suspect.
The investigation is on-going.