Woman Dead In Shooting at Church In Cypress, Texas, Sheriff Says

Investigators are seeking Arthur Edigin, 62, in connection with the shooting outside Christ the Redeemer Catholic Church / HCSO

HOUSTON — Police in Cypress, Texas were responding to a shooting at a Church in Cypress, Texas Thursday night.

The Harris County Sheriff’s Office says a woman was killed and another victim was wounded after a man opened fire at the ‘Christ the Redeemer Catholic Church’—located at 11507 Huffmeister Road.

Police were actively searching for the suspect, 62-year-old Arthur Edigin.

According to KTRK, Edigin fatally shot his ex-wife in the parking lot before also shooting his daughter, who survived.

A motive for the crime was unknown.

The Cypress area is located along U.S. Highway 290 is twenty-four miles northwest of Downtown Houston.

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