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One in custody following fatal shooting in Kountze
KOUNTZE - A suspect is in custody on unrelated charges following a fatal shooting in Kountze, according to law enforcement officers who've spoken with KFDM News.
KFDM reporter Leslie Rangel is covering the story. Watch KFDM and stay with kfdm.com for updates.
A woman was shot and killed and a man injured following the shooting Monday morning on Pecan Street in Kountze.
Kountze schools were briefly on lockdown until the accused gunman was in custody.
Investigators questioned the suspect at the Kountze Police Department before transporting him to the Hardin County Jail. He's in jail on unrelated charges and isn't yet charged with the homicide.