1 wounded, 1 dead in Lubbock motel room shootings

July 15, 2013 12:19:48 PM PDT
Investigators say gunfire in a West Texas motel room has left a woman hurt and a man dead in an apparent domestic dispute.

Lubbock police believe 44-year-old Pedro Esteban Hernandez shot Brenda Sue Caudillo several times during an argument late Sunday night before turning the gun on himself.

Lt. Chris Daniels says the injured 44-year-old woman managed to get out of the Budget Motel room and reach the front desk to seek help.

Police say Caudillo was taken to a Lubbock hospital where she remained in critical condition Monday.

Police are trying to determine what led to the argument.

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