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WCSO detective involved in shooting after suspect attacks him

Posted at 5:55 PM, May 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-18 18:59:23-04

LIBERTY HILL, TX — A Williamson County Sheriff's detective was involved in a shooting today after a suspect attacked him.

WCSO says the incident occurred while serving a warrant at the 108 block of Augusta Place in Liberty Hill.

The preliminary investigation shows that the suspect attacked a detective by choking and biting him while he was trying to serve a warrant, according to the WCSO.

The suspect was shot and transported to the hospital in stable condition.

The WCSO detective was also transported to the hospital and is being treated for no life-threatening injuries.