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New updates in Houston shooting

SPRING, Texas (AP) - We have new updates in a multiple fatality shooting that happened just north of Houston, Texas Wednesday night.

Police have identified the man they say shot and killed four of his children, two adults, and critically wounded his 15-year-old daughter, as Ron Lee Haskell.

Police say Haskell was booked into a Houston jail overnight.

Investigators say they plan to charge the man Thursday, a day after the rampage in a usually quiet middle-class subdivision in Spring, Texas.

Harris County Sheriff's Deputy Thomas Gilliland describes the dead as two boys, ages 4 and 14; two girls, ages 7 and 9; a 39-year-old man; and a 33-year-old woman.

He says the gunman and his wife are estranged, and she was out of state Wednesday. All the children were theirs. Two were adopted.

Investigators say Haskell is separated from his wife, who lives out of state.

Haskell was taken into custody after a three-hour standoff yesterday.


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