Suspect killed by HCSO deputies identified

Margarito Atunez Brito, 33, was killed by HCSO deputies Friday, officials said

August 6, 2011 3:45:54 PM PDT
We now know the name of the man shot and killed by sheriff's deputies in northwest Harris County on Friday.

According to officials, deputies were trying to arrest 33-year-old Margarito Atunez Brito for outstanding warrants.

Investigators said Brito drove his car toward the deputies and hit one of them.

Officers fired several rounds, killing Brito.

He was wanted for aggravated assault, theft, marijuana possession and felony escape.

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