UPDATE: DPS Trooper shot in the line of duty last week released from hospital

Great news to start the weekend! TxDPS officials say Trooper Travares Webb, a 12-year veteran of DPS who was shot and injured in the line of duty last Friday, has been released from the hospital. He is in good spirits and will continue to recover.

Trooper Webb was shot following a traffic stop last Friday afternoon in the 6800 block of Lebanon Road. He was taken to the hospital and underwent successful surgery.

After a 15 hour standoff, the suspect was taken into custody and transported to the hospital with serious injuries.

Our continued prayers are with Trooper Webb as he continues to recover.