An investigation is underway after a deputy gets shot in Dimmit County. The injured deputy was flown to a hospital in San Antonio Tuesday night. The deputy’s condition hasn’t been released.
The shooting happened last night near Highway 85 and FM 1867 in Big Wells east of Eagle Pass. The report says the suspected shooter is in custody. So far, no other details about the shooting are available. The Department of Public Safety is assisting in the investigation.