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Texas police officer killed, suspect in custody after standoff

Richardson police to weigh, while you are responding to a report of a disturbance on the call.

(Richardson, Texas Police Department)

The suspect who police say fatally shot a Texas police officer Wednesday night was arrested after a short stand-off.

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

You hear the shooter wailing and screaming, saying, “I’m sorry” after being arrested by Richardson Police. Video of Brooke Traber within the apartment complex. pic.twitter.com/49QQNnlAvb

— Allison Harris (@AllisonFox4News) February 8, 2018

The police said that the suspect is a shot of Richardson, Texas, police officer who was responding to a disturbance call. There was a man screaming at an apartment complex in the city, which lies just south of Plano.

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

An unknown citizen who was wounded in the shooting later died, police said.

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

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott tweeted a statement:

The heart and soul of Texas mourn with you. Your loss is a loss for all law enforcement officers, and everyone in our great state. Texas honor the lost officer with the dignity that he deserves. May God rest his soul. And maybe his legacy lives on in those of others-service. #txlege #BackTheBlue https://t.co/oEetBYgN6x

— Greg Abbott (@GregAbbott_TX) February 8, 2018

“The heart and soul of Texas mourn with you. Your loss is a loss for all law enforcement officers, and everyone in our great state. Texas honor the lost officer with the dignity that he deserves. May God rest his soul. And maybe his legacy lives on in those of others-service. #txlege #BackTheBlue”

Ryan Gaydos is an editor for Fox News. Follow him on Twitter @RyanGaydos.

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