5 people shot to death in Houston-area home

The shooting scene on Monday Feb. 11 2019.             
    KHOU  Scott Engle

The shooting scene on Monday Feb. 11 2019. KHOU Scott Engle

Sheriff's officials say they have found five people who were shot to death in a house in Texas.

Emergency responders reacted to a call around 10:30 a.m., according to Polk County Chief Deputy Sheriff Byron Lyons, The Associated Press reported.

At least five people were killed Monday following a shooting at a home in rural Texas, authorities said. The child's identity wasn't immediately released.

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"The scene is extremely fluid making it hard to release information", the sheriff said.

Sheriff Kenneth Hammack said his office is investigating along with the Texas Rangers, CBS affiliate KHOU-TV reports. On Sunday, Hammack posted information regarding the murder of a 71-year-old woman, Barbara King, in Segno. He was transported to the Polk County Jail where he is being held on a $100,000 bond.

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