HPD: Man shoots, kills woman before turning gun on himself in downtown Houston

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HOUSTON — The Houston Police Department is investigating after a woman was found fatally shot, and a man was found critically injured, early Wednesday morning in downtown.

Officers were dispatched to the 1800 block of Rusk, near the George R. Brown Convention Center, shortly after 2 a.m.

Upon arrival, they found a 33-year-old woman shot to death inside a vehicle. A man was also found unresponsive next to her.

Officers believe the man fatally shot the woman, before turning the gun on himself.

The man was transported to Ben Taub Hospital in critical condition.

Witnesses at the scene said the two had been arguing inside the vehicle before shots were fired.