Use code TPM for up to 66% off at MyPillow.com

ADVERTISEMENT

Gunman kills two sheriff's deputies in Texas

Nicholas reportedly barricaded himself inside a building, after which a gunfight ensued and the deputies were killed.

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT

Two sheriff's deputy's in Texas were killed in a shootout on Monday night, in the town of Eben. Authorities have not yet been forthcoming with details, but an alleged gunman is in custody. Jeffrey Nicholas, 28, reportedly led the deputies in a foot chase.

Nicholas reportedly barricaded himself inside a building, after which a gunfight ensued and the deputies were killed. Another person, who has not yet been identified, was wounded, according to Fox News.

The Concho County Sheriff's Office and Texas Department of Public Safety did not provide additional details. Prayers were offered.

Pearland Police offered their condolences as well.

The suspect is facing two counts of capital murder and is awaiting trial at the Tom Green County Jail. Bail has been set at $2 million per deputy, at $4 million total.

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
N/A by N/A is licensed under N/A

Join and support independent free thinkers!

We’re independent and can’t be cancelled. The establishment media is increasingly dedicated to divisive cancel culture, corporate wokeism, and political correctness, all while covering up corruption from the corridors of power. The need for fact-based journalism and thoughtful analysis has never been greater. When you support The Post Millennial, you support freedom of the press at a time when it's under direct attack. Join the ranks of independent, free thinkers by supporting us today for as little as $1.

Support The Post Millennial

Remind me next month

To find out what personal data we collect and how we use it, please visit our Privacy Policy

ADVERTISEMENT
ADVERTISEMENT
By signing up you agree to our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy
ADVERTISEMENT
© 2023 The Post Millennial, Privacy Policy