FORT WORTH, Texas – FOX 4 reports that two Fort Worth police officers were shot while responding to a call about a shooting.
The shooting happened in a neighborhood near I-20 and Granbury Road Friday night.
Fort Worth police say the call was a suicide attempt. When officers arrived, they discovered a man had shot and killed his father. They say he then allegedly shot at the officers.
Both of the officers have been taken to the hospital. Medstar says one of the officers is in serious condition while the other one only had minor injuries. Both of them have non-life threatening injuries.
There is an active search happening for the shooter at the scene. People are advised to avoid the area.
We appreciate all the well-wishes for our officers. Thank you.
— Fort Worth Police (@fortworthpd) September 17, 2016