DALLAS (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Police in Dallas say a woman was shot and killed by a security guard — who was also wounded — in an exchange of gunfire outside a northwest Dallas Motel 6.
It was just before 11:00 p.m. Thursday when the unidentified woman was found dead in her vehicle. The back window of the SUV the victim was in had been shot out.READ MORE: Biden Administration Reverses Trump Policy, Restores Transgender Health Protections
Police officers were called to the scene in the 1600 block of Regal Row after getting reports of gunfire.READ MORE: Dallas Man Detoderick Jawayne Gaston Faces Intoxication Manslaughter Charge After Child Dies In Crash
According to Dallas Police Department spokeswoman Tamika Dameron, the security officer was found near the motel and was taken to a local hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Little is known about what led to the shooting outside the motel near Dallas Love Field Airport and detectives are still searching for witnesses, Dameron said.MORE NEWS: Alleged Bank Robber Arrested, Charged Following Fingerprint Analysis
So far there have been no charges filed against the security guard.