HARRIS COUNTY, Texas – The Harris County Sheriff's Office is at a scene where a deputy shot toward a carjacking suspect, according to Sheriff Ed Gonzalez.
In a tweet, Gonzalez said deputies responded to Cypress Station Drive and F.M. 1960 in north Harris County.
Active scene: @HCSOTexas responded to intersection of Cypress Station Dr/W FM 1960. Preliminary info: A deputy discharged his weapon at a possible car-jacking suspect. Unknown if he was struck, remains at large. Active search is underway. #HouNews pic.twitter.com/diwJuZ2S1r— Ed Gonzalez (@SheriffEd_HCSO) January 11, 2019
The Sheriff's Office said while working another case, deputies witnessed the carjacking and started a car chase.
As the suspect tried to get away, he hit as many as three cars.
Shots were fired at Bammel Westfield near Wells Fargo Road.