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Temple Police: Man fatally shot by woman during assault

Posted at 8:27 PM, Dec 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-07 16:09:38-05

TEMPLE, TX — New details have emerged on a December 3 shooting on Oak Hills Drive.

A 59-year-old woman fatally shot 57-year-old Donald Lewis after he broke into her house and assaulted her, according to Temple Police.

The shooting happened at about 6:21 p.m. on Dec. 3. in the 8700 block of Oak Hills Drive.

Upon arrival, officers were advised that a male had broken into a house and assaulted a female inside the residence.

During the assault, the 59-year-old female shot the intruder and then fled the residence to wait on officers to arrive, according to police.

Officers discovered deceased 57-year-old Donald Lewis at the residence.

Temple Police say this case is still under investigation.