BREAKING News Out Of Texas… RIP

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Richardson police close off roads while responding to a report of a disturbance call.

Photo courtesy of Richardson, Texas Police Department

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A suspect who police say fatally shot a Texas police officer Wednesday night has been arrested after a brief standoff.

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Police said the suspect shot a Richardson, Texas, police officer who had been responding to a disturbance call. There was a man screaming at an apartment complex in the city, which is just south of Plano, Fox News reports.

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The Richardson Police Department has not disclosed the officer’s name as authorities work to notify the officer’s family.

An unidentified civilian who was wounded in the shooting later died, police said.

Officers gathered at Medical City Plano, where the officer was taken, according to Fox 4 News.

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Texas Gov. Greg Abbott tweeted a statement:

“The hearts and soul of Texas mourn with you. Your loss is a loss to all law enforcement and everyone in our great state. Texas will honor the lost officer with the dignity he deserves. May God rest his soul. And may his legacy live on in others’ service. #txlege #BackTheBlue”

Video footage taken by a neighbor shows police apprehending the suspect as he screams, “I’m sorry,” Fox 4 reported.

“You can hear the shooter wailing & screaming, saying, “I’m sorry,” upon being apprehended by Richardson Police. Video from Brooke Traber inside the apartment complex.”

Rest In Peace officer.

Our deepest condolences go out to the officer’s family and friends.

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God Bless.

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