Police: Vidor man shot to death by 70-year-old girlfriend

Update: Man dies after shot & pushed from vehicle; girlfriend in police custody

Beaumont Police tell KFDM News/Fox 4 that a 58-year-old man died at CHRISTUS Hospital St. Elizabeth and his 70-year-old girlfriend is in custody, accused of shooting him in the chest and pushing him out of a vehicle on the Eastex Freeway near Lucas in what officers call a domestic situation late Wednesday afternoon.

Police later said Elizabeth Ann Taylor, 70, shot her 58-year-old boyfriend, Larry Wayne Atwood, of Vidor.

Previous reports below:

Police are looking for a woman they believe shot her husband in the chest and pushed him out of a vehicle at 3910 Eastex near the Home Depot in Beaumont.

Police say the woman may be headed toward Hardin County. The husband is alive and responsive.

This is an active search. We will update this story as more information becomes available.

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