Man charged in shooting of off-duty deputy constable

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A suspect is now charged in the shooting of an off-duty deputy constable (Houston Police Department)

Charges have been filed against a suspect wanted for shooting an off-duty Harris County Precinct 1 reserve deputy constable.

Authorities say the reserve deputy gave a ride to Rajoun Johnson, 23, before 1am Saturday morning. They say Johnson hit the deputy in the head with a gun and attempted to rob him.

Johnson is accused of shooting the deputy and then, authorities say, he ran away.

The deputy is expected to be OK.

Johnson remains at-large, and police are now looking for him. If you have any information, you're urged to call police or Crime Stoppers at 713-222-TIPS.

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