Officer involved shooting in Brownsville leaves one man dead

The Texas Rangers have been called in to investigate an officer involved shooting involving a Brownsville police officer that left one man dead.

The shooting happened at about 2 a .m. Sunday at the 600 block of Florence Lane located on the city’s westside.

State authorities are not releasing further information at that this time since the case remains under investigation.

The status of the officer’s standing with the Brownsville Police Department is unknown.