VIDEO: Neighbor says victim's kids were home during Tatum murder-suicide

Published on Tuesday, 26 August 2014 09:08 - Written by

TATUM (KYTX) - Tatum police are investigating a weekend murder-suicide that happened next door to the high school football stadium.

Officers say the shooting happened Saturday night at this home at 635 North Jefferson Street. They say a man fatally shot his live-in girlfriend, then turned the gun on himself. One neighbor tells CBS 19 that the victim was a local mother, and at least two of her kids were home at the time of the shooting.

The case remains under investigation. Names of the victim and the deceased suspect have not been released.