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Person accused of killing DPS trooper captured in Waller County, officials say

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WALLER COUNTY, Texas – UPDATE: The Navarro County Office of Emergency Management said on Twitter that the suspect was captured in Waller County near Prairie View.

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A manhunt is underway for a person accused of killing a Texas state trooper in Freestone County on Thursday.

The Texas Department of Public Safety issued a Blue Alert in search of an individual driving a gray 2012 Chevrolet Malibu with Texas license plate JDN-4273.

Officials believe the vehicle is associated with the killing of the officer and may be a threat to the public and other law enforcement personnel. 

Anyone with information about the shooting or the vehicle is asked to call 911.


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