Officer wounded, suspect dead in Pleasant Grove shootout

DALLAS – A Dallas police officer was wounded in a shootout in Pleasant Grove Friday morning.

According to Dallas News, the officer was responding to an incident that occurred at Jim Miller and Military Parkway. There had been reports of two men with guns in the area.

He was shot in the leg after confronting the suspects and transported to Baylor University Medical Center. He was later released walking out on crutches.

One of the suspects was fatally shot during the shootout while the other fled the scene. He was later caught and arrested.