The man, who killed a Wise County Sheriff's K-9 before being shot and killed yesterday, has been identified.
Alan Vance Alverson from Grandbury had been staying in Bowie leading up to his encounter with Sheriff's deputies.
Authorities describe him as a 44-year-old white male. They say he had warrants for a felony drug violation and jumping bail. Texas Rangers are conducting the investigation.
A link to yesterday's article about the incident is here: