A Winnsboro man is dead after shooting his ex-girlfriend and then turning the gun on himself.
According to the Winnsboro Police Chief Jim Miller, Danny Harvey shot through the door at the Autumn Ridge Apartments on Beech Street in Winnsboro just after 8 p.m. and struck Patricia Favors in the leg. Harvey then entered the residence and shot himself in the chest in front of Favors. Miller said, “he pointed the gun at his head a couple times and then pointed the weapon at his chest and fired.”Harvey was taken to Trinity Mother Frances Hospital in Tyler and died on the operating table. Favors was taken to the hospital for her gunshot wound and treated and released.