Suspect shot dead, officer injured during officer-involved shooting in Dallas

The Dallas and Farmers Branch Police Departments are investigating officer involved shooting in the 11400 block of Emerald Street in Northwest Dallas.

At around 7pm tonight, police officers with the Farmers Branch PD approached an occupied stolen vehicle located in the parking lot of a business at the given location.

When the officers approached the vehicle, the driver began to pull out of the parking space. One of the officers discharged their firearm and struck the driver of the stolen vehicle. The driver was transported to the hospital, but was declared deceased. The other occupants in the stolen vehicle were not injured.

One officer sustained a “minor injury” during this incident and was taken to the hospital for treatment.

Although DPD is investigating the scene, no Dallas officers were involved.