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5 police officers shot at in Houston

ANI | Updated: Jan 29, 2019 05:55 IST

Houston [USA], Jan 29 (ANI): At least five police officers were injured in an exchange of fire that took place with a suspect here in Harding.
Houston Police said the officers who were shot at have been taken to Memorial Hermann Hospital, Medical Center and Ben Taub General Hospital for treatment.   
"At this time we can confirm 5 officers have been struck and transported to Memorial Hermann Hospital, Medical Center and Ben Taub General Hospital.  Further updates will be provided as available.  #hounews" read a tweet posted by the Houston Police.
"The scene at 7800 Harding is still an active crime scene. Please avoid the area." read another tweet.
A number of top police officials, including Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez, are at the spot to investigate the crime scene.
Further details are awaited. (ANI)

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