Off-duty Missouri City officer opens fire on suspects

Authorities investigate a shooting scene involving an off-duty Missouri City officer.

March 1, 2014 9:55:53 AM PST
A banquet hall in Missouri City turned into a crime scene overnight when an off-duty police officer shot at a group of suspects.

It happened at The Palms Banquet Hall on FM 1092. The Fort Bend Sheriff's Office says a Missouri City police officer was working a second job as a security guard there.

Four suspects entered the hall and made some type of threat, and it led to the officer discharging his weapon; he allegedly fired multiple shots.

The officer didn't actually shoot anyone.

The suspects fled in an vehicle.

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