1 hurt after shooting involving DPS trooper at San Marcos 7-Eleven

News

SAN MARCOS (KXAN) — One person was hurt after a shooting involving a Department of Public Safety trooper at a 7-Eleven convenience store in San Marcos Wednesday night. DPS and San Marcos Police are investigating.

Troopers say the shots were fired around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday at the 7-Eleven on Wonder World Drive on the east side of I-35.

DPS says the person involved in the shooting was hurt, but a spokesperson did not elaborate on the person’s condition, nature of their injuries, or details of the encounter. They also did not say whether that person had a gun.

DPS shut down a section of the northbound frontage road of I-35 leading up to the 7-Eleven and Wonder World Drive while troopers investigated. They reopened everything by 3:30 a.m.

The Texas Rangers and the U.S. Marshals Service are helping with the investigation.

  • shooting involving DPS trooper at San Marcos 7-Eleven 7-16-20
  • shooting involving DPS trooper at San Marcos 7-Eleven 7-16-20
  • shooting involving DPS trooper at San Marcos 7-Eleven 7-16-20

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Austin-Travis County

More Austin-Travis County News

Latest Central Texas COVID-19 Cases

More Coronavirus Live Blogs

Trending Stories

Don't Miss