Man shot to death, another victim stabbed with life-threatening injuries, Texas police said

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Source: MEGA; Longview polie

Mar. 22 2022, Published 12:27 p.m. ET

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One person was found shot to death and another stabbed with life-threatening injuries during an incident in Texas, police said.

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Around 9:45 p.m. on March 19, police in Longview, Texas, responded to East Nelson Street for a reported shooting.

When officers arrived, they found Eric Matthew Wynns, 44, with a gunshot wound, according to Longview police. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

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There was also a victim with multiple stab wounds, according to Longview police. That victim was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.


Investigators identified Michael Lee Ralston as a suspect, and he was arrested. Police charged him with murder, and he is being held in jail on $500,000 bond. Authorities did not say how they identified him. They also did not release a motive in the case.

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Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact police at (903) 237-1110.

texas murder
Source: MEGA; Longview polie

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