Local News

Aug 19, 2013 9:14 PM

Jim Wells County Couple Shot in the Face

ALICE - Authorities in Jim Wells County are trying to find out who shot a husband and wife in the face late last night.

Marissa Montes and her husband, Christopher, were found in their car out on South Gulf Road. She did not survive the shooting while her husband is in critical condition.

We're told there are no witnesses to the shooting. Neighbors said they heard a loud crash like a car accident.

Officers found the newlyweds car stopped in a ditch. The Sheriff's Office has called for the help of outside law enforcement agencies to assist.

The sheriff's department is asking for the public's help. If you know anything about this shooting give them a call.


Top Videos

1 2 3 4

Submit News

Do you have a tip, information about a breaking news story, or a story idea for 6 Investigates? Contact the KRIS 6 News Desk at 361-884-6666 or send us an email.

Most Popular

KRISTV.COM is Social!

Click the icons above to receive News, Weather, and Sports alerts from KRISTV.COM!


Contact Us
Send us your feedback. We want to hear from you!
Photo Central
Look at photos and videos and share them!
KRISTV.COM Mobile Website
Get KRISTV.com on your mobile or PDA!
KRISTV.COM Mobile Apps
Get our mobile apps on your mobile or PDA!
Texas Lottery
See the latest winning numbers!
6 News Team
Read about your favorite KRIS-TV personalities!
FCC Online Public File
FCC Public File of Records, Reports, and more