San Marcos, TX-A San Marcos police officer and a suspect are both dead after a shooting Saturday evening.
At approximately 6:05 p.m police responded to a domestic disturbance call at Twin Lakes Villas Apartments at 2917 Hunter Road.
According to authorities, the officers were ambushed by the suspect with a rife.
One of the officers was fatally shot, and the other two officers were shot and transported to a local hospital with they underwent surgery
Police say the suspect died from an apparent self-inflicted gunshot wound.
“We are heartbroken to make this announcement,” Interim Police Chief Bob Klett said in a statement. “We ask for your support for our fellow officers and their families as we try to cope with yet another tragic event in our San Marcos police family.”
The names of the officers and suspect have not yet been released.
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