Man Wanted in Michigan Shot by West Texas Officers 3/2/13
March 2, 2013
EL PASO - A man wanted on aggravated robbery charges in Michigan
has been killed after fleeing and shooting at police officers and a federal
agent in El Paso.
The man's identity hasn't been released.
An El Paso police statement says officers tried to stop the man early Friday
but he fled in a vehicle until he stopped in a desert area.
The three officers and a Border Patrol agent who was nearby pursued him on
foot until he began shooting at them. They returned fire, killing him.
The incident is being investigated internally by the El Paso Police
Department, as well as by Texas Rangers, the Border Patrol and the FBI.