League City murder suspect in custody, detained at border check point

A murder warrant has been issued for a man wanted in connection with a double shooting in League City.

LEAGUE CITY, Texas – A man wanted in connection with a double shooting in League City that left one man dead and a woman hospitalized has been detained at a border checkpoint.

Officials say Sayantan Ghose, 41, is in police custody and has been charged with murder in connection with the death of Clarence Wayne Harris II. Ghose was detained at a border check point near Las Cruces, New Mexico.

Police say 43-year-old Harris II was fatally shot in the 700 block of Mayhill Ridge Lane Wednesday night. A second victim, 36-year-old Amanda Harris, was transported to the hospital to be treated for multiple gunshot wounds.

Although police have not released a motive right now they did say that everyone involved knew each other.

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