Authorities said the attack stemmed from a domestic dispute.Pastor Frank Pomeroy met with Southern Baptist Convention leaders, who came to help console victims, and "expressed his desire to raze the building," convention spokesman Roger Oldham said in a telephone interview.The continuing unrest is the result of months of protests against the government of President Daniel Ortega. Five people have been shot dead at the offices of "The Capital Gazette" newspaper in the US state of Maryland near Washington.Police have arrested an adult white male in connection with the shooting.
He added that officials are working to determine whether Kelley was dishonorably discharged from the Air Force — a distinction that would have barred him from purchasing firearms.
Police have been studying social media for posts made by the suspect in the days before the attack, including one that appeared to show an AR-15-style semi-automatic weapon.
It is not yet clear whether the shooter died due to a self-inflicted gunshot wound or the injury sustained by the local resident.
On Sunday evening hundreds of people, including Governor Abbott, gathered outside the church for a prayer vigil.
The mass shooting comes just over a month after a gunman in Las Vegas fired down from a hotel room on a concert crowd, killing 58 people and wounding hundreds more.