Montgomery Co. Constables Shoot & Kill Suspect While Serving Warrant

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MONTGOMERY COUNTY – The Texas Rangers and Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a deadly shooting involving Montgomery County Constables.

The Constables responded to a home near SH 242 and Lexington about 1:30 a.m. Sunday to serve a felony warrant from the Texas Board of Pardons and Parole.

The homeowner let the Constables into the home and them the suspect was in a back bedroom. As the Constables entered the room, the Sheriff’s office says the suspect drew a pistol, Two officers fired multiple shots, killing the suspect.

The suspect was pronounced dead at the scene. The name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.

The investigation will be turned over to the District Attorney’s Office.