Wanted felon rams Dallas police, engages in shootout at Lake Highlands apartment
The Dallas Police Department is investigating an officer involved shooting that occurred overnight at a Lake Highlands apartment complex.
At 2:30am, Dallas police officers attempted to stop a wanted felon driving a dark colored sedan in the 9300 block of Skillman Street. The suspect drove off in an attempt to flee from police. In his attempt to flee, the suspect rammed multiple Dallas police cars, injuring three officers. No one was seriously hurt.
One officer was able to chase down the suspect after he drove onto a dead-end street inside the apartment complex. The suspect then exited his vehicle and a engaged in a shootout with this officer. Neither the suspect nor the officer were shot.
After a short foot chase, an officer was able to tase and arrest the suspect.
The suspect was transported to an area hospital as a result of bring tased. The investigation is ongoing.