One dead after shooting in Cedar Hill

(Cedar Hill) Jefferson County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to the scene of a standoff in Cedar Hill this (Wednesday) morning. The incident took place in the 8400 block of Eastview Drive when a neighbor heard gunshots went outside her home to investigate and was threatened by the suspect, she then called police. Captain Gary Higginbotham says they arrived on scene close to 6 o’clock this morning and they confronted the male suspect.

Higginbotham says the suspect has been charged with several counts.

The name of the female victim has not been released but is believed to be the suspect’s wife. Law enforcement officials remained on scene until around 5 o’clock yesterday (Wednesday) afternoon.