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Helicopter Video Captures Gunfight Between Texas Trooper and Suspect

Video of a harrowing incident involving a Texas Department of Public Safety Trooper that occurred in February has just been released. The trooper and a suspect exchanged gunfire following a brief pursuit. The suspect—later identified as 33-year-old Ernest Manuel Montelongo—subsequently died. The trooper is "recovering and doing well," according to KSAT-TV. More here

September 03, 2018

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Anthony @ 9/3/2018 1:07 PM

All the suspect had to do is stop the car and put his hands above his head. Very sad, but I am very happy the Trooper has survived, and knowing Texans, back on patrol.

CaptMidnight @ 9/3/2018 2:41 PM


Glad the trooper is OK and survived.
He is on his way, to being made Ranger, I'm sure.

Scott @ 9/3/2018 4:36 PM

Obviously the suspect knew more about cover and concealment than the trooper did.....

Chris G @ 12/10/2018 9:27 AM

Almost seems a shame to waste a perfectly bullet on a scumbag suspect like that but it had to be done.

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