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BREAKING: 2 Texas Officers Shot By Gunman

Houston, TX – Two Houston Police Department (HPD) officers were shot Tuesday morning.

The shooting occurred in the 2600 block of Hollyhall before 10:00 a.m., according to KSAT.

HPD Chief Art Acevedo confirmed that two officers were struck by gunfire, according to KXAN.

Houston SWAT took the suspect into custody just before 10:30 a.m. The suspect is being transported to the hospital.

No information has been released on the conditions or identities of the officers. UPDATE: Houston PD Sergeant Harold Preston has succumbed to his gunshot wounds.

No further suspect information has been released at this time.

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Written by
Christopher Berg

Editor-in-Chief: Twitter/@SnarkyCop. Christopher left his job as a police officer to manage The Police Tribune to provide context to the public about police incidents. Before becoming a police officer, he worked as a law enforcement dispatcher trainer.

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