Texas News Minute
Wed, 01 Jan 2014 19:00:00 GMT —
SAN ANTONIO (AP) - A man is in custody after police got calls about a possible gunman at a San Antonio hospital but officers say no shots were fired. Authorities say a person of interest was apprehended last night near Methodist Stone Oak Hospital, which was on lockdown while police did room-to-room searches. No injuries were reported and no one saw a gun.
COOPER, Texas (AP) - Two men have been charged in connection with the shooting of a Texas Parks and Wildlife game warden. Eighteen-year-old Eli Stephens is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, while 21-year-old Dalton Haddix is charged with ix failure to report a felony. Authorities say off-duty Game Warden Chris Fried was bow hunting Sunday in the Cooper Wildlife Management Area when he was shot.
FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - The suspect in the stabbing death of a North Texas real estate agent is in police custody following a standoff at a Fort Worth home. Police say the man shot multiple times at SWAT officers yesterday but officers did not return fire. The man was taken to a local hospital with at least one self-inflicted gunshot wound. Forty-nine-year-old Suzanne Parsons was found dead Monday afternoon at her Fort Worth office. She died from multiple stab and cut wounds to the neck and chest.
(Information in the following story is from: Waco Tribune-Herald, http://www.wacotrib.com)
WACO, Texas (AP) - Central Texas authorities arrested a man after he tried to run toward a wooded area after his vehicle went airborne and rolled several times following a high-speed chase. Authorities say the 30-minute chase ended yesterday afternoon in a field on Interstate 35 in Waco. The suspect was wanted on numerous felony charges, including evading arrest and parole violations.
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