Harris County Precinct 3 deputy constable killed in Atascocita

Authorities hope somebody noticed one thing and can come ahead with details about a lethal capturing close to Lake Houston.

HARRIS COUNTY, Texas — A regulation enforcement officer shot and killed in the Atascocita space late Sunday has been recognized as Deputy Constable Omar Ursin, in response to Harris County Precinct 3 Constable Sherman Eagleton.

“It is with heavy hearts and utter disbelief that we share the tragic news of the senseless murder of one of our own, Deputy Omar Ursin,” Eagleton mentioned in a submit on social media. “We ask that you pray for Deputy Omar Ursin’s family, friends and all of us who are devastated by the loss of our brother. Rest in Peace Deputy Ursin, we’ve got it from here.”

Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez tweeted concerning the lethal capturing round 8 p.m. on Madera Run Parkway close to Lake Houston. 

Eagleton mentioned Ursin was choosing up dinner for his household when somebody shot and killed him whereas he was driving his household’s car on Madera Run Parkway.

Gonzalez mentioned Ursin was taken to an space hospital the place he was pronounced useless.

The sheriff additionally requested residents in The Groves neighborhood with video surveillance cameras to evaluate footage to see if they will see something.

Gonzalez mentioned the suspect car in the capturing left the scene heading eastbound on Madera Run Parkway after which turned northbound on Olympic National Drive. He mentioned investigators imagine the photographs have been fired because the autos have been in entrance of West Lake Middle School.

It is with heavy hearts and utter disbelief that we share the tragic information of the mindless homicide of one in all our personal,…

Posted by Harris County Constable Pct. 3 – Constable Sherman Eagleton on (*3*)

Anyone with data is requested to name HCSO at 713-274-9100 or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS (8477).

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