Man shot and killed by DeSoto Police, after chase - Dallas News | myFOXdfw.com

Man shot and killed by DeSoto Police, after chase

Posted: Updated:
LANCASTER, Texas -

DeSoto police were involved in a chase and shooting death early Saturday evening.

Officers found the suspect, who allegedly shot a gun inside of a DeSoto neighborhood and chased after him.  The chase ended at the Spanish Trails Inn, along I-35, in Lancaster.

Witnesses say he heard officers order the suspect to put the gun down several times before officers shot and killed the suspect.

The Texas Rangers are assisting in the investigation because the chase crossed into another jurisdiction.

Powered by WorldNow

KDFW FOX 4
400 N. Griffin Street
Dallas, Texas 75202

Main Station Directory:
(214) 720-4444
News Fax:
(214) 720-3263 or (214) 720-3333

Didn't find what you were looking for?
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Fox Television Stations, Inc. and Worldnow. All Rights Reserved.
Privacy Policy | Terms of Service | Ad Choices