Shooter dies from self inflected gunshot wound
BROWNSVILLE, TX (KVEO NEWSCENTER 23) — Police say the man who shot his ex-wife and turned the gun on himself has died from his injuries.
Brownsville police say the shooting happened in the 2400 block of Minnesota Avenue on Tuesday.
Police say the shooter was Rene Rodriguez, 39, and his ex-wife is Maria Rodriguez, 41. Police report that Rene broke into Maria's home, shot her and then turned the gun on himself.
The couple's children were at home during the time of the shooting, but did not witness the incident.