Nine dead in home invasion, shooting at football viewing party in TX


A ninth person is dead following a shooting at a football viewing party in Plano, TX, Sunday night, police said.

NBC affiliate KXAS said the first officer who arrived also reported hearing gunshots. When the officer entered the home, he confronted an armed person. The officer opened fire, the official said, killing the armed person. Details about what led the officer to shoot have not been released.

Other reports said the mother of Meredith Lane, reportedly one of the victims, had recently filed for divorce from her husband and he had not taken the news well.