One Officer Killed, Two Injured During a Domestic Violence Call in Texas

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The incident took place in the city of San Marcos, Texas, on April 18th. Authorities received a domestic disturbance/assault report from the Twin Lake Villas Apartments, 2917 Hunter Road around 7 p.m. A shelter in place advisory was issued to the area residents due to the presence of an active shooter.

At 7:15 a statement was posted on the San Marcos Police official Facebook page, informing that the alleged attacker shot one of the officers and wounded two, one of which is reportedly in critical condition. The injured officers were brought to a hospital for surgery. The suspect is dead by apparent firearm suicide.

SMPD is going to hold a live-streaming press conference on Facebook at 10 a.m. regarding the incident.

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