An elderly couple died Sunday in an apparent murder-suicide at a nursing home in Texas City, according to police.
The couple has not been identified.
Texas City police responded to the shooting at 2:45 p.m. at The Rio at Mainland Center, at 1011 Mainland Center Drive. Responding officers found a 90-year-old man and his 79-year-old wife dead in a residential room, police said.
Investigators believe the man entered the room and shot his wife before turning the gun on himself, police said.
No other information was available Sunday night.
Julian Gill is a digital reporter in Houston. Read him on our breaking news site , Chron.com , and on our subscriber site, houstonchronicle.com . | email@example.com Houston Chronicle Election 2020