By Brenda Sommer
The homeowner shot in a Teague home invasion Monday died early Friday afternoon from his injuries, and the Texas Ranger in charge of the investigation is about to charge three people with capital murder in the case.
The homeowner, 45-year-old Doug Hurst, was shot in the stomach during a gun battle with his attackers, and had been in Hillcrest Baptist Hospital in critical condition since he was shot.
“Ranger (Jake) Burson just let me know (of Hurst’s death),” said Trooper D.L. Wilson, who is handling media inquiries for the Texas Rangers, the agency leading the investigation into the home invasion.
A total of four arrests have now been made in relation to the crime, in which a teen was killed while allegedly breaking into Hurst’s home.
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