The Randall County Sheriff’s Office has released new details on a Tuesday morning officer-involved shooting.
Tuesday, at 2:00 a.m., two deputies riding together conducted a traffic stop of a van disregarding a stop sign in the area of South Washington and Southwest 46th Avenue.
Law enforcement states that the driver then shined a flashlight toward the deputies. They felt threatened and fired three rounds, hitting the suspect once in the pelvic area.
First -aid was rendered on the suspect and a passenger in the van was secured.
The suspect was taken to Northwest Texas Hospital for treatment of non-life-threatening injuries
The two deputies were placed on administrative leave by the Randall County Sheriff’s Office