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More charges filed against Texas man in deaths of girlfriend, estranged wife and 2 others

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    This photo provided by the Dallas County Sheriff's Office shows Erbie Bowser after a previous arrest. Investigators arrested Bowser on Wednesday night, Aug. 7, 2013, after the fatal shooting of four people in two Dallas-area homes, just minutes apart. (AP Photo/Dallas County Sheriff's Office)

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    Crime scene tape marks off the area law enforcement investigators are working outside the house of a fatal shooting Thursday morning, Aug. 8, 2013, in DeSoto, Texas. A man has been arrested in the fatal shooting of four people in two Dallas-area homes, just minutes apart, and police are investigating if he used a grenade or other explosive in one of the attacks. Investigators arrested Erbie Bowser, 44, on Wednesday night at the second crime scene, DeSoto police Cpl. Melissa Franks said. Charges are pending, she said. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

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    Law enforcement officers walk the scene of a fatal shooting early Thursday morning, Aug. 8, 2013, in DeSoto, Texas. Four people were killed at two different locations in South Dallas County and the suspected shooter is in police custody. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

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    In this Feb. 24, 2004 photo, Erbie Bowser, center, performs with the Dallas Mavs ManiAACs during an NBA basketball game between the Dallas Mavericks and the Los Angeles Clippers in Dallas. Bowser was arrested in the fatal shooting of four people in two Dallas-area homes Wednesday night, Aug. 7, 2013, and police said Thursday he used an explosive device in one of the attacks. (AP Photo/Donna McWilliam)

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    A law enforcement officers confer outside the house of a fatal shooting early Thursday morning, Aug. 8, 2013, in DeSoto, Texas. Four people were killed at two different locations in South Dallas County and the suspected shooter is in police custody. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

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    Marguisha Webb cries while sitting near the house where her friend was killed in a multiple shooting Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, in DeSoto, Texas. A man has been arrested in the fatal shooting of four people in two Dallas-area homes, just minutes apart, and police are investigating if he used a grenade or other explosive in one of the attacks. Investigators arrested Erbie Bowser, 44, on Wednesday night at the second crime scene, DeSoto police Cpl. Melissa Franks said. Charges are pending, she said. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

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    An ATF agent lifts crime scene tape outside the scene of two murders Thursday morning, Aug. 8, 2013, in DeSoto, Texas. Four people were killed at two different locations in South Dallas County and the suspected shooter is in police custody. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

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    Carolyn Webb, left, sits with Sonya Ellington near the house where their friend was killed in a fatal multiple shooting Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, in DeSoto, Texas. A man has been arrested in the fatal shooting of four people in two Dallas-area homes, just minutes apart, and police are investigating if he used a grenade or other explosive in one of the attacks. Investigators arrested Erbie Bowser, 44, on Wednesday night at the second crime scene, DeSoto police Cpl. Melissa Franks said. Charges are pending, she said. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

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    Cpl. Melissa Franks, left, of the DeSoto Police Department speaks as Maj. Jeff Cotner and Officer Nick Bristow look on during a news conference about the fatal shootings Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, in DeSoto, Texas. A man has been arrested in the fatal shooting of four people in two Dallas-area homes, just minutes apart, and police are investigating if he used a grenade or other explosive in one of the attacks. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

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    Marguisha Webb cries while sitting near the house where her friend was killed in a fatal multiple shooting Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013, in DeSoto, Texas. A man has been arrested in the fatal shooting of four people in two Dallas-area homes, just minutes apart, and police are investigating if he used a grenade or other explosive in one of the attacks. Investigators arrested Erbie Bowser, 44, on Wednesday night at the second crime scene, DeSoto police Cpl. Melissa Franks said. Charges are pending, she said. (AP Photo/LM Otero)

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DESOTO, Texas  — More charges have been filed against the man police say fatally shot four people and injured four others in separate Dallas-area attacks.

Erbie Lee Bowser was charged by Dallas police today with capital murder in the deaths of his girlfriend, Toya Smith, and her daughter, 17-year-old Tasmia Allen. He was also charged with two counts of aggravated assault with a deadly weapon for wounding Smith’s 14-year-old son and a 17-year-old family friend.

Dallas police say in the arrest affidavit that the family friend identified Bowser as the shooter.

Police say after Wednesday’s shooting in Dallas, the 44-year-old Bowser went to a DeSoto home and killed his estranged wife and her daughter. He also wounded two boys.

Bowser is already charged with two counts of capital murder in the DeSoto killings.

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