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Texas Cop Shoots, Kills Suspect Who Choked Him

August 01, 2013  | 

A Conroe (Texas) Police officer fatally shot a suspected shoplifter who had choked the officer in a fight in a wooded area outside a Wal-Mart on Wednesday.

Russell Rios, 19, died at the scene. The officer, who has not been named, was treated for minor injuries, reports the Houston Chronicle.

Tags: Physical Confrontations, Deadly Force, Texas


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