Two people are dead, including gunman, and woman is injured after shooting at restaurant in Downtown Houston
Two men are dead, including the gunman, after a shooting at a restaurant in downtown Houston, cops said on Thursday.
The shooting happened at the entertainment and dining complex Downtown Aquarium around 8:30 p.m., officials with the Houston Police Department said.
Lt. Larry Crowson with the Houston Police Department told KPRC that the suspect allegedly shot a man and a woman before turning the gun on himself.
A woman was also injured with a gunshot wound to the leg and was transported to an area hospital, KPRC reported.
The shooting happened at the entertainment and dining complex Downtown Aquarium around 8:30 p.m.
The Downtown Aquarium complex is pictured in a Google Street View image
Downtown Aquarium is a 500,000 gallon aquarium and entertainment venue including a full-service restaurant, an upscale bar, a ballroom, and amusement rides
The names of the people involved in the shooting have not been released and their relationships to each other were not immediately clear.
DailyMail.com has reached out to Downtown Aquarium for more information and additional comment.
According to its website, Downtown Aquarium is a 500,000 gallon aquarium and entertainment venue including a full-service restaurant, an upscale bar, a ballroom, and amusement rides.
On Thursday, Houston Police also responded to a string of violent crimes including another shooting in the 2700 Block of Elmside Drive.
Officers found a male victim with a gunshot wound who was taken to an area hospital in stable condition, cops said on Twitter.
In yet another shooting, a 15-year-old boy was driven to a fire station with gunshot wounds and was taken to a local hospital where he is expected to survive, the Houston Police Department said on Twitter.
Cops are still searching for the suspect in that shooting, said to be another teenage boy, cops said on Twitter.