LONGVIEW, Texas — A suspect in a home burglary in Gregg County is dead following an officer-involved shooting late Sunday, Sheriff Maxey Cerliano said this morning.
Gregg County Sheriff's deputies responded to a burglary of a habitation call at about 10:30 p.m. Sunday at a residence on N. Access Road near Interstate 20 and FM 2087 between Longview and Kilgore.
Once deputies arrived, they learned that the homeowner had shot at the suspect, who was still on the scene. The suspect ran from deputies, who deployed a Taser that was not effective, the sheriff said.
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