Pearland TX

Police officer killed, two more injured in shooting

A San Marcos Police officer was fatally shot and two others were injured following a shooting Saturday evening.

According to multiple reports, officers were responding to a domestic disturbance call when a suspect began shooting at officers.

The suspect is deceased.

Gov. Greg Abbott shared his thoughts on the shooting in a statement,

“Tonight’s shooting in San Marcos is a somber reminder of the service and sacrifice our brave men and women in law enforcement make every day to keep us safe. I am grateful for the swift action of the San Marcos Police Department in containing the threat and minimizing the loss of life. I ask all Texans to join Cecilia and me in praying for the officer killed and for those injured, and for the continued safety of all law enforcement officers who protect our communities.’