08/21/2009

Texas cop killed responding to disturbance call

By Jason Witmer and James Nielsen
Houston Chronicle

A Pasadena police officer was killed this morning in a shootout in which the suspect also was seriously wounded.

Officer Jesse Hamilton, 29 was flown to Memorial Hermann Hospital-Texas Medical Center, where he died of a head wound.

Hamilton was responding to a disturbance call at a trailer park near the intersection of Shaver and Queens before 6:30 a.m., Assistant Police Chief Bud Corbett said.

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