A person was killed and others were injured Sunday in a shooting at a church in Texas, USA, and police detained a suspect, while the motives of the shooter were not immediately known.

Texas Governor Greg Abbott said one person was killed and others wounded Sunday in a shooting at Starville Church in Texas, and a suspect has been detained.

In a statement, Abbott expressed his condolences to the families of the dead and injured in the accident, and said that the state would work to ensure that justice was served.

Please join Jan and I in prayer for the victims of the horrific church shooting at Starrville Methodist Church in Smith County.

Our brave first responders have apprehended the suspect.

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— Office of the Lieutenant Governor Dan Patrick (@LtGovTX) January 3, 2021

So far, few details of the accident are available.

East Texas television station KLTV showed pictures of police cars outside the church.

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