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Robbery suspect shot, killed by deputy outside League City convenience store, officials say

A robbery suspect was shot and killed by a Galveston County sheriff's deputy outside a League City convenience store on April 30, 2020.
A robbery suspect was shot and killed by a Galveston County sheriff's deputy outside a League City convenience store on April 30, 2020. (KPRC)

LEAGUE CITY, Texas – A robbery suspect was shot and killed by a Galveston County sheriff’s deputy outside a League City convenience store Thursday night, officials say.

The shooting happened just before 9:30 p.m. Friday near the 3100 block of Tuscan Lakes Boulevard, officials say.

Galveston County Sheriff Henry Trochesset said the suspect came at the deputy with a pistol before being shot and killed.

League City police and the Galveston County Sheriff’s Office are investigating.

This is a developing story. Please check back for updates.


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