SAN ANTONIO (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — A sexual assault suspect was shot and killed by a San Antonio police officer after pulling out a rifle on them at a gas station Wednesday.
The Bexar County medical examiner identified the man who was shot as 34-year-old Raul Casas Campos.READ MORE: COVID-19 Omicron Variant Confirmed In 2 North Texas Patients By Frisco Lab
Police Chief William McManus and County Sheriff Javier Salazar said officers with the Lone Star Fugitive Task Force were following Campos when he pulled into the gas station at a Walmart.READ MORE: Plano Takes Next Step Toward Farm-Inspired Mixed-Use Development, Haggard Farms
McManus said Campos pulled out a rifle as officers approached the vehicle and a San Antonio officer shot him.
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