BACLIFF, Texas – A deadly shooting involving a Galveston County Sheriff's Deputy was reported Friday night.
It began around 8 p.m. on 6th Street near Avenue B in Bacliff.
Deputies said they got a call from bounty hunters who were looking for a man wanted out of Harris County.
They all went to the home where the man barricaded himself inside with a shotgun. Galveston County Sheriff Henry Trochesset said after hours of negotiations, the man came towards the bondsmen with a gun, when he was shot and killed by deputies.
No deputies were hurt.
The investigation has been handed over to Brazoria County.