HOUSTON — Harris County sheriff’s officials say one woman has been shot and killed by a deputy and four people are in custody after a chase and gunfire that also involved federal marshals.

Sheriff’s officials tell Houston TV station KTRK the shooting appears to be a road rage incident where people in a pickup truck directly drove into U.S. marshals as they attempted to stop at a hotel in north Harris County.

The deputy and marshals opened fire as the people in the truck fled, then chased the truck into an apartment complex where the driver tried again to slam into the officers. Deputies shot again and the woman was hit. The truck finally stopped at the back of the complex and the four people were taken into custody.


Information from: KTRK-TV, http://abclocal.go.com

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