VAN ZANDT COUNTY, Texas — Texas Rangers have identified the suspect and victims involved in a deadly shooting Wednesday night in Van Zandt County.
The shooting happened at a home on CR-4710 near FM-773.
According to DPS, Fernando Ruiz, 35 of Ben Wheeler, was identified as the suspect.
The two victims that were transported to hospital have been identified as Ismael Lugo-Cervantez, 57, of Ben Wheeler and Amanda Dawn Roberts, 33, of Ben Wheeler.
Lugo-Cervantez later died at the hospital.
Roberts is in stable condition.
According to DPS, troopers responded to the scene and found one person lying face down on the ground with a gunshot wound.
According to DPS, a suspect opened fire at the responding officers and then retreated behind the home. Authorities then found the suspect dead near the home. It is unclear how the suspect died.