Double shooting leaves 1 parent dead in San Leon, Galveston Co. deputies say

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Saturday, December 10, 2022
San Leon Texas double shooting: Kids call 911 to report parents shot, Galveston County deputies say
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The Galveston County Sherriff's Office believes this was a domestic violence incident, but they are still investigating.

GALVESTON COUNTY, Texas (KTRK) -- Life Flight responded to a shooting in San Leon on Friday evening after a man and a woman were reportedly shot.

Two children - 6 and 8 years old - called 911 after they say their parents were the ones shot in the 600 block of 25th Street near Broadway Street.

Officials do not think the children witnessed the shooting.

The Galveston County Sheriff's Office confirmed the death of the woman and the man was flown to a trauma center.

GCSO deputies believe this was domestic violence incident and are still looking into how the situation unfolded.

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