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Major Crime: Killed 6 people in Houston area in less than 12 hours

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) — Five separate shootings erupted in the Houston area from Friday night into early Saturday morning, killing six people in less than 12 hours.

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Two shootings occurred near the Gulf Freeway, confirmed by a series of tweets sent out by the Houston Police Department.

The third shooting happened near Block 12400 of Fondren, where a man was found with multiple gunshot wounds outside a shop and one was injured, police said.

The fourth incident, which is now a homicide investigation, occurred in the 6600 block of Hirsch in northeast Houston, where a man was found dead at the scene.

The fifth shooting occurred in southeast Houston. Two groups of men, ages 17 to early 20s, faced each other at a home at 4100 Block Lane of Madden Lane, officials said.

Police believe a disturbance led to an exchange of gunfire. Two were pronounced dead at the scene. One injured man was taken to hospital in critical condition, where he underwent surgery. The other suffered non-life-threatening injuries and is expected to be okay, police said.

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Dais Johnston

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