Two Fort Worth police officers shot after investigating 911 call, shooter dead

first_img + posts Linkedin Kristen Weaver is a junior journalism and Spanish major from Plano, Texas, and a managing editor for the109. She is addicted to taking pictures of her food and petting any and every cat she can find. Kristen Weaverhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/kristen-weaver/ Facebook This story will be updated as more information is available. Twitter printUpdate: 12:44 a.m.: Both officers are in stable condition at the hospital, police said in a tweet.Fort Worth police said a man is dead after shooting two police officers Friday night at around 8:30 p.m. at a home in the 8300 block of Wharton Drive.According to police, the two officers were investigating a possible suicide at the home. They were told by someone in the house that a possible witness to the shooting went outside to the shed. Police said that once they went near the shed, the man inside started firing shots.Police returned fire and killed the man inside. Both officers are being treated at the John Peter Smith hospital.One officer is currently in critical condition after being shot in his upper extremities and torso, according to police. The other officer was hit in his chest but his bulletproof vest deflected the shot, police said.The injuries appear to be not life-threatening, police said. Kristen Weaverhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/kristen-weaver/ Kristen Weaverhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/kristen-weaver/ Grains to grocery: One bread maker brings together farmers and artisans at locally-sourced store Twitter Abortion access threatened as restrictive bills make their way through Texas Legislature Update: Suspect arrested in connection with death of TCC student It’s official: Caylin Moore is a Rhodes Scholar Kristen Weaverhttps://www.tcu360.com/author/kristen-weaver/ ReddIt ReddIt Kristen Weaver Facebook Starting the conversation about eating disorders on campus Previous articleHomecoming candidates speak on qualifying for Mr. and Ms. TCU final 10Next articleSMS Message TCU vs. ISU #1 Kristen Weaver RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Linkedin Alum appearing on survival-style reality show ‘Stranded With a Million Dollars’ Fort Worth set to elect first new mayor in 10 years Saturdaylast_img read more