orangeleader.com (Orange, Texas)

April 26, 2013

Houston police shoot, kill bank robbery suspect

Associated Press
The Orange Leader

HOUSTON — Houston police have shot and killed a bank robbery suspect, and two others have been arrested.

The Harris County Sheriff's Office says in a statement Friday that two Houston Police Department officers who had been at Regions Bank providing security shot and killed one suspect at about 2 p.m.

Sheriff's deputies arrested two other suspects after they responded to an alarm. The sheriff's office says the suspects were caught in a parking lot not far from the bank.

The FBI is assisting in the investigation of the bank robbery.