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1 dead, 1 wounded, suspect sought in Texas workplace attack

BROOKSHIRE, Texas (AP) – Authorities searched for a suspect after one employee was killed and another wounded in a workplace stabbing attack at a company near Houston.

The Waller County Sheriff’s Office says the attack happened Wednesday night at a steel fabrication business near Brookshire. Sheriff’s officials say the suspect who fled is also believed to be an employee.

Details on the person who died and the wounded worker, who was transferred to a hospital, weren’t immediately released.

Further details weren’t immediately available. A message left with the sheriff’s office Thursday wasn’t immediately returned.

Brookshire is 45 miles (72.42 kilometers) west of Houston.

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