Wichita Falls Officer Involved Shooting

Wichita Falls Officer Involved Shooting

One man is dead after an officer involved shooting around 2:00 a.m. July 13.

An officer attempted to stop the victim after pulling up to a disturbance at Old Iowa Park Road, according to Wichita Falls Public Information Officer, Sergeant John Spragins. The officer confronted the victim, but he fled across the street.

The officer followed and fired his weapon at the victim, police said.  The suspect was reported to be carrying a weapon, according to Spragins.

The name of the deceased is not being released at this time.

The officer was not injured. Police are investigating the shooting. 

Stay with Newschannel 6 as more details come in.