DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM) – A woman died after being shot struggling for a gun that she took from a man’s vehicle in a grocery store parking lot Sunday morning in Dallas.
Dallas police found Danielle Shundre Taylor, 32, around 1:00 a.m. on the ground outside of Ruben’s Grocery parking lot on East Red Bird Lane. She had an apparent gunshot wound, police said.READ MORE: I-Team: Bank Of America And Zelle Customers Targeted In New High-Tech Scam
According to police, the owner of a white Kia Optima parked and left his vehicle unlocked when he entered the grocery store. He then saw Taylor take a handgun out of his car and confronted her.
The gun went off, striking Taylor, when the man tried to take his gun out of her pocket.READ MORE: Technology Helping Melissa ISD Retain School Bus Drivers During Nationwide Shortage
Taylor was taken to a local hospital where she died moments later.
The man was taken into police custody for questioning. Police said he will be released once there’s a ruling from the Dallas County Grand jury.MORE NEWS: Parents Share Safety Concerns At Mansfield ISD Town Hall On Campus Security Following School Shooting
The investigation is ongoing.