Man wielding knife after disturbance shot by Bowie Co. deputy
POSTED: Tuesday, August 6, 2013 - 5:24pm
UPDATED: Tuesday, August 6, 2013 - 5:25pm
Redwater, Texas (KETK) — Tuesday afternoon, a Bowie County Deputy was flagged down by a little girl in the 500 block of South Red River Road in Redwater, Texas about a disturbance.
When the deputy got out of his car, a white man came at him with a knife in his hand.
The deputy had to shoot this subject to protect himself.
The man was taken to a local hospital for treatment of his injuries.
The Texas Rangers have been contacted to conduct an investigation.
Details are very limited, but KETK will update information as it becomes available.