BREAKING: Multiple Police Officers Shot In Texas

Written by K. Walker on January 28, 2019


Four police officers were shot and another officer sustained a knee injury while serving a warrant late Monday afternoon in southeast Houston.

Two police officers are in critical but stable condition after being shot in the neck.

Overnight, HPD Chief Art Acevedo tweeted that those officers were out of surgery. Police sources told ABC13 they face a potentially long and difficult recovery
Source: ABC13

Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo says narcotics officers, with patrol officers on the scene to provide support, announced themselves at the suspects’ home in the 7800 block of Harding at about 4:15 p.m. Monday. Immediately, officers were under fire from one or two suspects inside the home.

Houston police confirmed two suspects were killed in the exchange of gunfire.
Source: abc13

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Several police officers were shot in the line of duty.
On Monday evening, five Houston police officers were attempting to deliver narcotics warrant. The ATF was assisting the officers.
One suspect was confirmed dead at the scene and has not been identified.

The president of the Houston Police Officer’s Union asked for prayers for the injured officers.

Local media was on the scene and spoke to residents of the normally quiet, family neighborhood.

The urge to go outside and see what’s going on is very tempting but incredibly dangerous. Just stay inside and hunker down and stay safe.

The situation is still developing, updates as they become available.

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