Texas DPS Trooper Shot and Killed Southeast of Dallas

Texas State Trooper Shot, Killed in Freestone County: Report

Texas State Trooper Shot, Killed in Freestone County: Report

Freestone County is about 90 minutes south of Dallas.

The Office of Emergency Management for Navarro County said the suspect was identified as Dabrett Montreal Black. Shots were later reported fired in the area.

A Texas Department of Public Safety trooper was shot and killed during a traffic stop Thursday afternoon on I-45 in Freestone County near Fairfield.

Suspect info on officer shooting: "Darbrett Black, black male, 5' 11", 175 lbs. His vehicle has been described as a gray 2012 Chevy Malibu with Texas license plate number JDN-4273.

The trooper, who worked for the Texas Department of Public Safety, was killed around 4 p.m. local time.

If he is seen, you're asked to contact law enforcement and not to approach him.

Black has a previous criminal history that includes evading arrest, authorities say. "This trooper died selflessly serving Texas". Now authorities are still searching for the suspect. The trooper's name hasn't been released to the public.

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