Five Houston police officers have been shot in an incident in the Texas city, the Associated Press reported Monday evening.
Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner tweeted that the suspect is “down” after initial reports emerged.
At this time we can confirm 5 officers have been struck and transported to Memorial Hermann Hospital, Medical Center and Ben Taub General Hospital. Further updates will be provided as available. #hounews
— Houston Police (@houstonpolice) January 28, 2019
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— Sylvester Turner (@SylvesterTurner) January 28, 2019