JESS1344Bank robbery suspect killed in shootout with Harris County Deputies By Craig Hlavaty | September 5, 2013 | Updated: September 5, 2013 4:49pm
No deputies were injured in the shooting off of Ribbonwood and Mesa Dr. in northeast Harris County. One suspect was fatally shot, one was wounded and transported by ambulance to LBJ hospital in critical condition. Three others are in custody.
According to the sheriff's office, the incident began with a bank robbery at the Wells Fargo Bank at 9511 North Sam Houston Parkway.
The suspects fled the robbery scene in a vehicle with deputies and Houston police giving chase.
During the chase, the suspects abandoned their vehicle and a foot chase began. During the chase, the suspects reportedly fired on deputies. HCSO deputies then returned fire, striking two of the suspects.
According to KTRK, cash was seen strewn in the field where the suspects where apprehended.
Edited by JESS1344, 05 September 2013 - 06:48 PM.