Atascocita man reports he was shot by girlfriend before dying, deputies say

An Atascocita man called to report he was shot by his girlfriend Tuesday before he died, deputies said.

ATASCOCITA, Texas – An Atascocita man called to report he was shot by his girlfriend Tuesday before he died, deputies said.

The shooting was reported about 9:30 p.m. in the Kings River Villa neighborhood, near Pinehurst Trail and Pine Wind drives.

According to investigators, Harris County deputies arrived and found a 65-year-old man, identified as Dale Blake, suffering from multiple gunshot wounds. Blake was flown to Memorial Hermann Hospital, where he died, investigators said.

Deputies said they located a 30-year-old woman, identified as Latonya Jones, a short time later, who said she was the Blake’s girlfriend. She was arrested and will be charged with murder, deputies said.

A gun was found not far from the scene, deputies said.

Investigators said they are still trying to determine what led to the shooting.