Texas: A woman is dead and another person was critically wounded in a shooting at a church parking lot in the Texas city of Cypress, police said Thursday. The Harris County Sheriff’s department tweeted “no suspect in custody at this time.”
Police also tweeted: “There are no other reports of injuries at this time and the scene at the church is under control.” The incident took place at Christ the Redeemer Catholic Church, according to CBS Houston affiliate KHOU-TV.
The second victim is in critical condition, the sheriff’s office said. No suspects were in custody Thursday night. Video footage from outside the church showed yellow police tape surrounding the building as worshippers talked with police.
Cypress is about 27 miles outside Houston and is considered one of the city’s largest suburbs.