Police shoot armed man near Davis/Fort Worth Avenue crossroads

Screen Shot 2016-08-24 at 1.29.30 PM

A Dallas Police Department officer shot and killed an armed man this morning in the 3600 block of West Davis at Kramer, near where Davis meets Fort Worth Avenue.

The officer pulled a car over at 9:43 a.m. DPD reports that the driver got out of his car and ran away with a gun in his hand. The officer ran after him, yelling commands.

Sponsored Message

According to police:

At some point the suspect turned towards the officer with the handgun. The officer fired his weapon striking the suspect.

The driver was taken to the hospital, where he died. That’s all the information the police have released so far, but we will stay with this story as updates are available.

Written By
More from Rachel Stone

Learn about paper and book restoration at Turner House June 9

Shannon Driscoll of Oil & Cotton and Candice McKay of The Book...
Read More