Sheriff’s office warns of active scam collecting donations on behalf of injured deputy
The Dimmit County Sheriff’s Office is warning of an active scam that’s asking for donations to go toward medical costs for <a href="https://www.ksat.com/news/texas/2021/03/31/texas-deputy-expected-to-recover-after-shot-in-traffic-stop/" target=_blank>a deputy who was shot during a traffic stop. </a>
Suspect in custody after Dimmit County Sheriff’s Office deputy shot near Big Wells
BIG WELLS, Texas – A shooter is in custody after a Dimmit County Sheriff’s Office deputy was shot near Big Wells. The shooting happened Tuesday night near Highway 85 and FM 1867, according to Precinct 6 Uvalde County Constable Emmanuel Zamora. Dimmit County Sheriff Marion Boyd said the deputy, who has not been identified, is in stable condition as of early Wednesday morning. “Thank you all for the prayers and support.”The Dimmit County Sheriff’s Office has the vicinity of HWY 85 & FM 1867 (Big Wells) CLOSED for a shooting investigation.... Posted by Constable Emmanuel Zamora, Uvalde County Pct. 6 on Tuesday, March 30, 2021Zamora confirmed that the Texas Department of Public Safety is assisting in the investigation.