PLANO, Texas (AP) — A medical examiner says a Texas man had a blood alcohol level four times the state’s legal limit when he drove to his estranged wife’s home and fatally shot her and seven other people.
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In an autopsy report issued Monday, Dr. William Rohr of the Collin County medical examiner’s office said 32-year-old Spencer Hight had a blood alcohol level of .33 percent during the Sept. 10 incident in Plano, Texas.
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Authorities say Hight opened fire at the home, where a football watch party was being held. Hight’s 27-year-old estranged wife Meredith Hight was fatally shot along with seven others.
Officers who responded to the incident fatally shot Spencer Hight.
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