BLOOMBURG (July 28, 2014) A Cass County sheriff’s deputy who shot and killed a man sought on a felony warrant was on administrative leave Monday.
The shooting happened Sunday in a rural area near Bloomburg, the Cass County Sheriff's Office said.
The name of the 33-year-old man who died and further details on the warrant weren't immediately released.
Chief Deputy Roy Barker says the deputy was placed on administrative leave pending a review of the incident. Texas Rangers are assisting with the investigation.
Bloomburg is a town of about 400 residents about 175 miles northeast of Dallas.