Two were injured.

One policeman was killed, and two were injured due to a shooting during an arrest on Saturday in Houston (Texas). CNN reported this.

According to the assistant head of the city’s police department, James Jones, law enforcement officers probably tried to prevent a robbery on the street near one of the bars. “They tried to arrest or detain the suspect, <…> when we were ambushed,” he said. According to CNN, another attacker approached the police from behind and fired several shots from a rifle.

The victims were hospitalized. A search is underway for the shooter.