Five people found shot dead in Lake Livingston home

5 people killed in Polk County shooting

The Polk County Sheriff's Office is investigating the shooting deaths of 5 family members.

At least five people were found dead inside a Texas home on Monday, according to investigators.

"Troopers from the Texas Highway Patrol and deputies arrived on scene discovering multiple victims from apparent gunshot wounds", said Sheriff Ken Hammack via his Facebook page for the sheriff's office.

A woman, identified as the mother of Ashley, was found locked in the back bedroom.

The sheriff's office said it plans to brief reporters at 6 p.m. local time at a pavilion about a mile from the scene. She called her son, who alerted authorities about 10:30 a.m.

Blanchard, Texas is an unincorporated town located 80 miles (129 km) north of Houston. We want the community to know that they are safe.



Latest news

Marvel Is Launching an Adult Animated TV Universe on Hulu
Howard the Duck is one of four animated Marvel series ordered by Hulu , all of which have incredibly compelling creative teams. File of fans of Marvel comic books march to Hollywood Walk of Fame Star, in Hollywood, California on December 28, 2018.

Tiger found overweight, abandoned in Houston home
Houston Police Department's Major Offenders, Livestock Animal Cruelty Unit responded to the scene, the report said. The concerned smoker called cops when they stumbled across a overweight tiger in a cage in an unlocked garage.

Newcastle boss Rafael Benitez 'didn't like' challenge on keeper for Wolves equaliser
Benitez was also riled when his side were defeated 2-1 by Wolves in December , losing to another stoppage-time goal. Just 21, Longstaff has emerged in midfield for Newcastle United as not just a promising player, but a reliable one.

Long-haul New Zealand-China flight forced back mid-flight
China's foreign affairs spokesperson Hua Chunying said the Air New Zealand flight had turned around on its own accord. The plane was almost five hours into its journey when it turned around.

How Arsenal Transfer News Affect Their Odds to Win?
Other players rumored to be destined for Arsenal include; Sokratis Papastathopoulos, from Borussia Dortmund, and Saul Niguez. If they are rumored to buy an elite player, during the transfer window, they play well which increases the odds of winning.

Other news