Agencies: El Paso Police Department Texas
Last updated: about 2 years ago
The officer-involved shooting happened after 5:00 a.m. outside the Quality Inn & Suites in the 6000 block of Montana Avenue.
Police said a hotel employee was confronted and threatened by the man with a gun.
The employee then went inside and called police.
Three officers arrived at the scene and confronted the armed suspect. Police said officers ordered him to put the weapon down, but he refused.
The suspect allegedly threatened the officers, and that is when officers fired, killing him at the scene