A man and a woman from Cedar Hill died in an apparent murder-suicide early Thursday in Grand Prairie, police said.
Detectives are investigating the incident as a domestic violence case.
Police received a 911 call about 12:30 a.m. from a woman in the 1300 block of Southeast Fourth Street, police said.
The woman told the call taker that a man had arrived at her home and was causing a disturbance between her and a woman who was visiting. The woman said the man had left but was still in the area, police said.
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As she stayed on the line with 911, the man returned to the home. A short time later, the call taker heard gunshots over the phone.
Officers arrived and found a man dead of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to his head. Nearby, they found the woman who had been visiting the home dead of multiple gunshot wounds.
The woman who called 911 ran to a neighbor’s home, where she remained safe, police said
The man and woman who died have not been identified.