At least three individuals were shot, two of whom died, at Houston's "Downtown Aquarium" restaurant on Thursday night, according to local media, citing authorities.
According to the Houston Chronicle, a third individual was wounded and sent to the hospital. One of the deceased victims has supposedly been recognized as a suspect.
The city's police have released a photo of the police cars on the scene, with officers responding to the incident.
Downtown officers are at a shooting 400 Bagby. Commander and PIO are on the way. 202 pic.twitter.com/AD33tTj3nN— Houston Police (@houstonpolice) July 9, 2021
The local Click2Houston affiliated with NBC stated, citing Lieutenant Larry Crowson of the Houston Police Department, that the suspect shot a man and a woman before turning the pistol on himself. The two men died on the spot, while the woman was taken to the hospital with a gunshot wound to the leg, according to authorities.
Law enforcement agencies are working on the scene and the investigation is ongoing.