Deputies kill man in arrest attempt

March 23, 2008 6:11:27 AM PDT
Deputies shot and killed a convicted sex offender in northwest Harris County.The deputies were trying to serve a warrant for aggravated sexual assault at the Timbers of Inwood apartments last night to convicted sex offender Brian Dunkle.

Deputies were searching the apartment of Dunkle's girlfriend when they found him hiding in the bathroom. Deputies say as they tried to arrest Dunkle, he pointed a gun at them. That's when he was shot and killed.

The shooting is under investigation.

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