Sulphur Springs Police: Shooting leaves one dead, one wounded Sunday

Sulphur Springs Police: Shooting leaves one dead, one wounded Sunday
(Source: RNN)

SULPHUR SPRINGS, TX (KLTV) - Sulphur Springs Police said one woman died and a man is in critical condition after a shooting Sunday.

According to the department, officers were dispatched to the 900 block of Rockdale Road around noon Sunday for a report of gunshots.

Sulphur Springs Police Chief Jay Sanders said somebody in their backyard overheard a man and a woman arguing when they heard gunshots.

When officers arrived at the home, they found everything was locked, but determined from the information they had that they needed to gain entry to the home.

Sulphur Springs Police said a special response team was called out and made entry into the home.

When they got inside, police said they found a woman dead from an apparent gunshot wound.

A man was also found unconscious in the home from an apparent gunshot wound as well.

The man was transported to the hospital where he is said to be in critical condition.

Investigators are on the scene along with the Texas Rangers, the department said.

Copyright 2018 KLTV. All rights reserved.