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Texas police officer killed, 2 others wounded in shooting

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Posted at 9:20 PM, Apr 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-19 00:20:31-04

SAN MARCOS, Texas —Authorities in Texas say one police officer is dead and two others were wounded after a gunman “ambushed” them with a rifle at an apartment complex. Saturday's shooting happened in San Marcos, a fast-growing city between San Antonio and Austin. The city said in a statement that the suspect died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound. The two wounded officers were transported to a hospital but their condition wasn't immediately known. A news conference was scheduled for Sunday.