Two officers shot on Southside of Houston, suspect in custody

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Posted at 9:59 AM, Oct 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-20 14:04:02-04

HOUSTON, TX — UPDATE: One officer has died and another was injured during a

The suspect is in custody and is en route to the hospital. The Police Chief for Houston PD will hold a briefing at 12:30 pm from Memorial Hermann Hospital.


Houston Police are reporting that at least one officer has been shot on the southside of Houston.

The Houston Police Chief Art Acevedo tweeted that two officers have been shot.

Houston Police Department Command Staff are en route to 2600 Holly Hall. Preliminary information indicates at least one officer is shot.

The scene is still active and the public is encouraged to avoid the area.

We will continue to update this story as more information becomes available.