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HOUSTON, Texas (KIAH) One officer who served three decades with HPD has died. Another officer is still in surgery. Two Houston Police officers were shot and a suspect was killed, Monday morning. “The officers were injured while serving a very serious high level felony warrant(s) in Harris County,” the Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said this morning.
Police Chief Troy Finner said the officer in surgery is stable and expected to survive. He has been on the force for 20 years.
Local police have been reporting details via social media about what happened in the 5300 block of Aeropark before 7:30a.m. Monday morning.
Aldine Bender has been closed for investigation. Police investigators are on scene where the officers were transported from, to Memorial Hermann in the Texas Medical Center. The other officer was taken by a medical helicopter.
An official statement is expected soon on scene of the crime or from the hospital.