Thursday, February 2, 2023
Thursday, February 2, 2023

    Multiple Police Officers Shot in Texas Stand Off, Gunman Barricaded Inside Home

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    Several officers have been shot while responding to a call in a Texas suburb, Your Content has learned. Police are asking residents to avoid the Bagdad Road area, due to the ongoing situation.

    ‘We are on scene of a shooting where multiple Cedar Park Police Officers have been shot while responding to a call at a home off Natalie Cove,’ the police tweeted. 

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    Multiple law enforcement agencies are at a home off of Natalie Cove. Police say the subject has barricaded himself inside the home.

    At least three officers were shot, according to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

    A Fox News reporter said at least three ambulances were at the scene, in addition to multiple SWAT units.

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    Cedar Park is home to around 80,000 people. 

    Caleb Record told Fox News said he first thought the emergency services were responding to a COVID case or a heart attack, given the intense here.

    ‘About three, four, five cop cars come by; SWAT comes by; everyone’s just zooming on by.

    ‘So I turn around and try to see what’s going on.’ 

    Witnesses told KVUE they heard multiple gunshots and there is a large law enforcement presence. 

    Local residents are being asked to stay in their homes.

    ‘This is a fluid situation and we will keep you all updated as new information comes in,’ the police tweeted.

    This is a developing story. Check back with Your Content throughout the day for updates.

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