OIS INC #55637622

Houston Police Department's Narcotics Tactical Team were searching for a suspect with three felony warrants. Officers observed the suspect get into the passenger seat of a silver vehicle, which proceeded to leave the location. Officers initiated a traffic stop. The driver of the vehicle refused to stop and a pursuit ensued. Officers performed a PIT maneuver, at which time the vehicle began to travel in the opposite direction. Officers were able to block the vehicle's path as it came to a stop. The suspect exited the passenger side of the vehicle with a bag in his hands and the officer gave the suspect verbal commands to show his hands. The officer discharged his weapon one time, striking the suspect. Officers began medical treatment on the suspect and he was transported to the hospital, where he was later pronounced.