Longview – On March 12, 2023 around 4:00AM a Trooper with the Texas Department of Public Safety (DPS) assisted a White Oak police officer with a pursuit. The pursuit ended and there was an exchange of gunfire between the suspect and the officers on scene. The suspect was transported to a local hospital where he later succumbed to his injuries. None of the officers involved were injured during the incident. The Texas Rangers are investigating this incident.
This is an open criminal investigation and no further information is available.
Adam Albritton, Sergeant
Texas Department of Public Safety
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