Deputy down

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    Deputy down

    details still not available,
    shooting happened around 6:30 this evening in Big Lake in west Texas, near where I grew up
    DPS is saying they were looking for a suspect when the Deputy was shot

    Deputy Josh Mitchell has been confirmed killed, suspect in standoff, Midland PD SWAT on scene along with DPS, Marshals, numerous surrounding Sheriff's depts, Game Wardens, and others
    Prayers for all involved

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    Police Situation Going on in Big Lake - KWES NewsWest 9 / Midland, Odessa, Big Spring, TX: newswest9.com |

    UPDATE: Law Enforcement Officer Fatally Shot In Big Lake
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    A poor shame. Prayers for his family. End that standoff with some justice, quickly.
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    At this time the suspect is barricaded in a residence in Big Lake, Texas. Law Enforcement on the scene are hopeful of a peaceful resolution to this situation.
    Too damn late for that.
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    Sounds like it's time to negotiate with some gas and a torch,he can burn to death or come out that is the best way to negotiate with a murderer
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    Rest in Peace Brother, you will be missed....

    I pray his family, department and friends can find peace.
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    Ugh... Go get em boys. If he doesn't want to be brought to justice, bring justice to him.
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    RIP brother.

    Hope they take out the scumbag, justified in my book.

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    Horrible. Mid 20's, what a shame. Thoughts to the family.
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    10 hours into this thing, no contact with the dirtbag, he has a long range rifle
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    Prayers with his family.
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    Quote Originally Posted by BigJon10125 View Post
    A poor shame. Prayers for his family. End that standoff with some justice, quickly.
    Surely you jest if you think your going to get justice in that town.

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    Sounds like its time to pull out the big caliber rifle with the infrared scope and bring it to a peacful "end".
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