Skip to comments.Bexar County deputy shot, suspect killed
Posted on 02/22/2013 2:46:52 PM PST by Old Sarge
CONVERSE, Texas -- A suspect in the shooting of a Bexar County deputy has reportedly been shot and killed by officers.
News 4 was told there was a two-vehicle accident near Old Cimarron Trail and Gibbs Sprawl Road. The deputy, identified as Deputy Manuel Herrera, a 12-year veteran, was nearby and went to the scene. As he got out of his vehicle and approached the crash site, a man who was involved in the accident opened fire on him. Herrera was shot twice, once in the arm and once in the leg.
After the shooting, the suspect and a female fled in the deputy's Chevy Tahoe. The vehicle was found at Schumann Road and Toepperwein Road, and the female was detained.
Officers continued searching the area for the suspect who shot Herrera, who was described as a Hispanic male with a shaved head. Sources told News 4 was the told the suspect was located a short time later and was shot and killed.
The female suspect was reportedly taken to Northeast Methodist Hospital.
The lockdowns at Crest View Elementary, Kitty Hawk Middle School, Judson High School, and Judson Early College Academy have been lifted.
The lockdown at Northeast Lakeview College has been lifted.
Noting school lockdowns associated with this event.
Sounds like a buncha 0bamatards running around.
I remember a recent case in Florida where a deputy was shot. The police tracked the “suspect” down and a firefight ensued. The “suspect” was shot 63 times. A reporter asked the sheriff why he was shot 63 times and the sheriff replied “Cause that was all the bullets we had”.
” .......the suspect was located a short time later and was shot and killed.”
Exactly. Excellent answer. “Because we ran out of ammo...”
But, but, but,.......people never just begin shooting at cops for no reason.
The Dorner supporters and criminal apologists must be sleeping.
I think the gang unit of the Sheriff’s Department took him out. Good on them.
When Sheriff Parmelieu and Chief McManus were being interviewed, some jerkwad reporter (not sure which station as you could only hear his voice) questioned why all this happened over a stolen car.
I thought he was inferring that Law Enforcement over reacted..Guess he missed the part about the suspect shooting a sheriff’s deputy, then drawing a gun on the two members of the gang unit.
I never could figure out which station the reporter was from as he wasn’t shown on any of the channels I watched.