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One Houston officer killed, a second injured in Monday shooting

1 month 1 week 22 minutes ago Monday, September 20 2021 Sep 20, 2021 September 20, 2021 9:38 AM September 20, 2021 in News
Source: CNN

HOUSTON, Texas - Authorities in Texas say one Houston police officer was shot and killed while a second was injured by gunfire Monday morning. 

According to Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner, Senior Officer William Bill Jeffrey and Sgt Michael Vance were executing a warrant when the deadly incident occurred.

Officer Jeffrey died shortly after he was shot, officials say. 

According to Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez, a possible suspect died at the scene.

Houston Police said the officers were taken to Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center.

The other officer is in stable condition, according to Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner. 

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