Meredith Lane Hight was hosting a Cowboys watch party for friends when her ex-husband opened fire, killing her and six of her guests, Sunday night
A Texas police officer shot a suspected gunman dead and found seven more slain inside a suburban Dallas home during a football party Sunday night.
Debbie Lane whose daughter was Meredith Lane was one of the victims who was hosting the party, said her daughter was hosting a Cowboys watch party for friends when her ex-husband opened fire, killing Meredith Lane and six others were killed Sunday September 10, 2017.
Spencer Hight, 32, was shot dead by police after he fatally shot Meredith Lane Hight and the seven unidentified victims at a home on West Spring Creek Parkway
The family of Meredith Lane Hight said she had recently divorced her husband before he showed up Sunday night at a football watch party and opened fire, killing seven people and injuring two.
The Georgia native was married to the shooter for six years. She was the owner of the home on West Spring Creek Parkway where the shooting occurred.
Spencer Hight was killed by police after he fatally shot his ex-wife Meredith Lane Hight and eight unidentified victims at a ball watch party on West Spring Creek Parkway., Planon Texas on Sunday. Seven of his victims died, two were left with critical injuries
A flurry of gunfire led authorities to the gruesome discovery inside a Plano home around 8 p.m., police said.“I really wish we knew who the other victims were,” Lane said. “They were all close dear friends. We don’t know.”
Police were called at about 8 p.m. Sunday to the home near Blue Ridge Trail and heard shots as they approached, Officer David Tilley with the Plano PD said.
The suspect was killed at the location by an officer: “The first arriving officer on scene made entry inside the house, confronted the suspect, ultimately shooting and killing him,” police said.
Police gather outside the Plano home on West Spring Creek Parkway where eight people, including the home owner and her ex-husband, the shooter, were killed, Sunday nightTill death do us parh. The marriage broke up three months ago. Spencer killed Meredith Sunday, before being shot himself by cops
Witness Crystal Sugg said she heard a man and woman arguing moments before the gunfire.
“As she was going to the house, he started letting go. Just started releasing,” Sugg told WFAA-TV.
Police cordon off and guard Meredith Lane’s Plano, Texas home where eight people died and wo more people were critically injured after her ex-husband’s shooting rampage, on Sunday
The shooting took place as the victims watched the Dallas Cowboys battle the New York Giants at AT&T Stadium, the Dallas Morning News reports, citing neighbors.
The paper states an unidentified man expressed agony after speaking with a neighbor and learning he was likely friends with most of the victims shot at the home.