KILLEEN (AP) — Police say a suspect in a Central Texas drug investigation has died in an exchange of gunfire with officers serving a no-knock search warrant at a home.
Killeen police Chief Charles Kimble says one officer was slightly hurt, possibly by flying glass, during the incident around 6 a.m. Wednesday.READ MORE: Stimulus Check Latest: Is A Fourth Relief Payment Coming?
Kimble says a no-knock warrant was used for James Scott Reed who was known to be armed and violent, with a history of making terrorist threats, robberies and assault.
Kimble says someone inside the home began shooting as officers entered and police returned fire. Police didn’t immediately say if Reed was believed to be the shooter or details on his death. Another person inside faces drug-related charges.READ MORE: Authorities: Man Accused Of Killing His Mom After Driving Into Group Outside Texas Restaurant
Further details weren’t immediately available.
Killeen is 60 miles north of Austin.
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