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2 people shot, killed in murder-suicide at Texas City nursing home facility

Two people were shot after an altercation at an adult skilled nursing home facility in Texas City, according to Texas City Police Department.
Two people were shot after an altercation at an adult skilled nursing home facility in Texas City, according to Texas City Police Department. (KPRC)

TEXAS CITY, Texas – Two people were shot and killed Sunday at an adult skilled nursing home facility in Texas City in what police describe as a murder-suicide.

The shooting was reported at about 2:45 p.m. at the Rio at Mainland Center in the 1000 block of Mainland Center Drive, police said. The shooting occurred in one of the rooms in the facility.

Texas City police said Monday they believe 90-year-old Donald Kaldenberg entered the room of his wife, 79-year-old Grace Kaldenberg, and fatally shot her before turning the gun on himself.

No other residents or staff were injured.


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