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Shots Reportedly Fired, 1 Injured On South Broadway Street

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South Broadway Street in Sulphur Springs from Lee Street to West Industrial Drive was closed to traffic shortly after 6 p.m. Jan. 2, 2023, as officers work an area where gunshots were reportedly fired and one person was reportedly injured. No official statement had been released by local law enforcement at 8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 2, 2023.

Local officers are reported to have responded to a call in the area of West Industrial Drive near South Broadway Street around 6 p.m. Jan. 2, 2023; one suspect was identified in connection with the complaint. Shortly thereafter, a suspect reportedly took off running toward South Broadway Street. Initial reports were that officials pursued the suspect, said to have a gun, on foot. Officers responding reported gunshots were fired. One person was reported to have been injured. EMS and fire personnel responded. No law enforcement was reported at that time to have been injured.

South Broadway Street continued to be closed down from Lee Street to Industrial Drive at 8 p.m. Jan. 2, 2023, while multiple law enforcement officials worked in the area of Broadway and Industrial Drive.

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The Sulphur Springs Police Department continues to serve its citizens with pride in its overall mission and will strive to provide the best possible police force in the 21st century.


The Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office is located at 298 Rosemont St., Sulphur Springs, TX 75482. Non-emergency calls can be made to (903) 438-4040.


The Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office is located at 298 Rosemont St., Sulphur Springs, TX 75482. Non-emergency calls can be made to (903) 438-4040.

Author: Faith Huffman

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