Man arrested for allegedly shooting mother and daughter

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TEMPLE, Texas (NBC) - Authorities arrest a man accused of murdering a mother and her baby daughter near Tradinghouse Creek Reservoir on Sunday

According to McLennan County Sheriffs, one-year-old Azariah and her mother Valerie Martinez were found near a reservoir east of Waco with bullet wounds.

Twenty-six-year-old Christopher Paul Weiss was arrested on Tuesday evening by Temple Police.

Police say Weiss had just moved to Temple from Waco and that he had been in a relationship with Martinez and Azariah was his daughter.
Weiss was being held without bond on Wednesday for capital murder.
At the time of his arrest, Weiss was with his spouse during the time of the arrest.

According to authorities Weiss was married to another woman with whom he had two daughters with.

Police say both his wife and his daughters were in the car during the time of the arrest.

Authorities are still investigating the incident.