Deputies: Texas Man Killed His Toddler, Then Himself

ODESSA (May 26, 2014) A shooting that deputies described as a murder-suicide over the weekend at a home in rural Ector County left a man and his toddler dead and the child’s mother injured.

Deputies responded to the shooting shortly before midnight Saturday and found the bodies of the man, who was believed to be in his 40s, and the girl, whose age was not released.

The woman was in serious condition Sunday at a hospital.

Deputies say the man shot the toddler and the woman before killing himself.

The names of the victims weren’t immediately released.