Husband fatally shot with children in home

September 24, 2009 2:11:36 PM PDT
Houston police say a woman admitted to shooting her husband, with three of their young children home at the time.Officers were called to a home on Inwood Park Drive near West Little York in northwest Houston around 11:30am. Police say the woman told them she accidentally shot her husband. He died at Ben Taub Hospital.

Detective Jack Harvey with the Houston Police Department said, "There were three toddlers in the home. They were removed and they are with family right now. Another of their children was in school at the time, and they are all with their family at this time."

Police say the children did not witness the shooting. No one else was hurt.

Police say there's no history of domestic violence, but do say the couple was known to have loud arguments. The woman was taken into custody for questioning.

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