Boerne Police Officer involved in fatal shooting

SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) — The Boerne Police Department is reporting that one of their officers has been involved in a  fatal shooting.

It happened Monday afternoon when the officer responded to a call about a suicidal person at the Carrington Apartments on Johns Road.

The officer was doing a welfare check when the shooting occurred. First responders attempted life saving measures on the man but he was pronounced dead at the scene.

The man who died was the suicidal person the officer was checking on.

The Boerne Police Department released a statement on the shooting but there is no mention on whether or not the suicidal man was armed.

His name hasn’t been released.

The officer is on administrative duty while the Texas Rangers investigate the shooting.

 

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