MESQUITE, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Mesquite Police are investigating a deadly shooting in which a suspected armed robber was the one killed.
Police said around 1:35 a.m. on Tuesday, officers responded to a shooting call in the 2600 block of John West Road.READ MORE: Working From Home Is Exposing Us To Another Type Of Virus: Cybercrime
That’s when they came across the injured person who had called police.
He said he had been the victim of a robbery by three people he did not know.READ MORE: Immigration Conversation Between Former President George W. Bush, Dirk Nowitzki And Mark Cuban Airs At Dallas Mavericks Game
He was shot and shot back at one of the suspects, killing the suspect, police said.
The deceased suspect has been identified and police said next of kin were being notified.
Two other suspects got away.MORE NEWS: Driver Charged With Intoxication Manslaughter Following Crash In Arlington That Killed Passenger
Anyone with information on this case can contact the Mesquite Police Department at 972-285-6336 or Investigator C. Odom at 972-216-6289 or firstname.lastname@example.org.