A suspected gunman has been arrested after a raging shootout Thursday that left one person dead and five others injured in Bryan, Texas, authorities said. One of the injured victims was identified as a state soldier who was shot dead during a manhunt.
The first shooting took place in the Kent Moore Cabinets, where police said the suspect was a employee. At 2:30 p.m. local time, police responded to reports of a shooting at the company, where they discovered several gunshot victims. The suspect fled the scene and was later arrested after shooting the state soldier, who authorities said was in serious but stable condition.
The five victims of the shooting were transported to local hospitals, officials said. An additional person was taken to hospital after suffering an asthma attack.
Bryan, a city in central Texas located about 100 miles northwest of Houston, has a population of 84,000 people and is located near Texas A&M University at College Station.
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Tori B. Powell contributed reporting.