• Ponder-Texas-5X-shooting-05.16.18

Five people dead in shooting at rural Texas home

Another person injured

 

Authorities say five people died in a shooting Wednesday at a home in a rural town north of Fort Worth.

Another person was injured.

Denton County sheriff’s Capt. Orlando Hinojosa said the shooting occurred Wednesday morning at the home in Ponder, about 30 miles north of Fort Worth.

Hinojosa says there’s no active shooter but did not release any details about a suspect.

He declined to release any information on the victims.

School Superintendent Bruce Yeager said in a statement that no students or district staff are listed as living at the home and that police told him no there is no threat to any schools.

No other information on the shooting has been made available.

Source: kwtx