STAGECOACH, Texas (KTRK) –
A Stagecoach police officer was charged with murder after killing his brother, a Harris County MP, on Friday.
Robert Lee Sent to Montgomery County Prison Last Night
A Harris County deputy was murdered on Friday night by his brother in a Montgomery County house.
This has just been released by @HCSOTexas : It is with heavy hearts that we report the demise of Deputy Rocky Lee, 57. A 26-year-old HCSO veteran, Deputy Lee, served in the 1200 Baker Street Prison. He was shot dead in Stagecoach Friday night @ abc13houston pic.twitter.com/OsZwN0xSb5
– Marla Carter (@MarlaABC13) May 26, 2018
Investigators said Harris's body The district deputy Rocky Lee, 57, was found after several shootings in a bathroom.
The Stagecoach police officer was treated for medical issues and is working with law enforcement agencies.
Hours after the shootout, the Harris County Sheriff Office asked for prayers for the deputy's family.
"Tonight was a tragic situation, especially when talking about circumstances with two brothers," Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said.
The shooting is still under investigation.
The Harris County Deputies & # 39; Organization issued the following declaration in relation to the tragedy:
Open letter to our members and the public
Today we mourn the shooting death of Deputy Rock Du Lee. We are confident in the ongoing investigation of the Texas Rangers, the Sheriff Office of Montgomery County and the officials of Montgomery County. A tragedy like this always shakes the law enforcement community. Our prayers are with the family of Deputy Lee and with our brothers and sisters in blue, especially those who have served with Deputy Lee.
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