PALMER, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – A Palmer police officer was involved in a shooting Saturday afternoon during a traffic stop, according to the Ellis County Sheriff’s Office.
Ellis County authorities say the shooting happened at around 3:50 p.m. on northbound 45 during a traffic stop.READ MORE: White House Details Plans To Vaccinate 28 Million Children Ages 5-11
The officer was “grazed” in the shooting but will be okay.READ MORE: Multi-Car Crash In Trophy Club Causes Shutdown Of Highway 114
The suspect was taken into custody.MORE NEWS: 15-Year-Old Critically Injured In Shooting At Timberview High School Released From The Hospital
The Texas Department of Public Safety has taken over the investigation of the shooting.