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Sheriff: 5 people were shot to death, found in Texas house

1 week 3 days 12 hours ago Monday, February 11 2019 Feb 11, 2019 February 11, 2019 3:36 PM February 11, 2019 in News
Source: Associated Press
Photo: KPRC
BLANCHARD, Texas (AP) - Sheriff's officials say they have found five people who were shot to death in a house in Texas.
  
The Polk County Sheriff's Office said in a statement that officers on Monday morning found multiple victims of "apparent gunshot wounds" in the home in the community of Blanchard, about 70 miles northeast of Houston.
  
Emergency responders received a call for help around 10:30 a.m.
  
The sheriff's office says it can't release more information because "the scene is extremely fluid."
  
Detectives from the sheriff's department are investigating along with the Texas Rangers.

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