Shooting Suspect Killed In Exchange Of Gunfire With Police

KILGORE (February 18, 2014) Kilgore police officers killed a suspect in a deadly shooting early Tuesday in an exchange of gunfire.

The officers responded to a 911 report about a woman who had been shot at a house in Kilgore, police Capt. Roman Roberson said.

She was found dead at the scene.

Authorities didn’t immediately release her name.

After officers arrived, a man with a rifle emerged from nearby woods and opened fire at them, police said.

The officers returned fire and killed the man, whose name wasn’t immediately released.

No officers were injured.

Some roads in the area of the shooting were temporarily closed.