Houston officers shoot man who charged them with pellet gun


Editor's Note: Treat all guns - paintball, pellet and real - like they are real all the time. It is nearly impossible to differentiate between the three. That second that you take to analyze the weapon can prove fatal. Read more


By ANITA HASSAN and ANNE MARIE KILDAY
Houston Chronicle

Four deputy constables opened fired on a man outside his northwest Harris County home Friday after authorities said he charged at them with a pellet gun.

Richard Williams was taken by Life Flight to Memorial Hermann Hospital, where he was in critical condition.

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