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BREAKING: Texas Trooper Murdered, Gunman On Run

A manhunt is on for the suspect, Darbrett Black, who murdered a Texas State Trooper on Thanksgiving afternoon.

Freestone County, TX – A Texas State Trooper was murdered on Thanksgiving afternoon, November 23, and a manhunt is underway for the suspect.

The incident occurred about 4 PM south of Fairfield on I-45.

The trooper was fatally shot by the suspect. His name has not yet been released.

The suspect is a black male named Darbrett Black, 5′ 11″, and 175 pounds. He fled the scene in a gray Chevrolet Malibu, Texas license tag # JDN4273.

UPDATE: Black has been found.

Police said to call 911 if you have any information or know of the suspect’s location.

Black is considered armed and dangerous.

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GinnyReed - November Fri, 2017

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