Two Texas officers shot and killed while responding to domestic disturbance call

Two Texas officers shot and killed while responding to domestic disturbance call
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[Ed. – Members of the profession that are now cursed by the Left on a daily basis.]

Two officers in McAllen, Texas, were shot and killed Saturday when they walked up to the door of a home where assaults had reportedly taken place, the police chief said.

Edelmiro Garza, Jr. 45, an eight-year veteran of the McAllen Police Department, and Ismael Chavez, 39, a two-year veteran, were killed before the gunman fatally shot himself, said Chief Victor Rodriguez.

“They go to the door of the residence,” Rodriguez said in a news conference. “A person who was a suspect of the incident met our officers at the door and shot both officers as they stood there.”

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Neither Garza nor Chavez had time to radio for help or pull out their guns, he said.

“Our officers did not draw their weapons, did not fire, never stood a chance,” Rodriguez said.

Other officers who arrived confronted the gunman near the house and ordered him to put his weapon down.

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