Shooting in Big Lake 8/1/12 UPDATE: 9:26pm
CBS 7 News
August 1, 2012
Our reporter in Big Lake says there is a heavy law enforcement presence with Marshals, DPS Troopers, Deputies and Police Officers.
Large lights have also been set up in the area of the shooting.
We are efforting pictures or video as soon as possible,
Keep it here for further updates.
UPDATE 8:40 PM
A member and worker at First Baptist Church of Big Lake has confirmed that they are opening their church for a few people who have been displaced by the current stand-off in Big Lake. He tell us a few people are there right now and that others are coming in to pray. He also confirms that a deputy has been shot.
BREAKING NEWS: CBS 7 is working to confirm reports of a possible shooting involving an officer in Big Lake. Surrounding counties tell us they have officers assisting and DPS troopers are on the way. A witness on the scene says a standoff is underway. A CBS 7 crew is on its way to Big Lake.
We have also learned that the city of Midland Command Vehicle is on the way to Big Lake to assist in the situation. We will keep you updated as more information becomes available.