HCSO investigates officer-involved shooting in northeast Harris County

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by KHOU.com staff

khou.com

Posted on April 9, 2014 at 5:43 PM

Updated Wednesday, Apr 9 at 10:18 PM

HOUSTON – Harris County Sheriff’s deputies responded to an officer-involved shooting Wednesday in northeast Harris County.

It happened around 5 p.m. in the 17000 block of Scuttle Way.

A neighbor, who lives three houses down, reported hearing three gunshots.

Deputies were doing a welfare check when they realized the man had a warrant. He bolted out the door and they chased him.

The suspect pointed a gun at them and the deputies opened fire on him.

The man was shot and in critical condition.

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