It happened on I-45 North near Rayford Road in Spring around 1:45 p.m.
A manhunt is currently underway on City Plaza Drive, near Holzwarth, for an armed fugitive who fired at DPS Troopers. Avoid the area please. Multiple agencies are responding. pic.twitter.com/XbVaCLTyHN— Captain J. Nanny (@HCSO_D1Patrol) February 3, 2021
According to deputies, a man who was out of the vehicle during the stop ran back in, tried to take off and attempted to run over an officer.
@MCTXSheriff and @TxDPSSoutheast involved in an officer-involved shooting resulting from a traffic stop encounter. No known injuries. Multiple LE agencies searching for driver &passenger in the area of I-45/ Rayford Rd. PIO enroute. Media stage @ Regus- 24624 I-45 N Spring, TX.— MCTXSheriff (@MCTXSheriff) February 3, 2021
A deputy and a DPS trooper fired at the truck in an attempt to stop the suspect from threatening the deputy's life.
Deputies later identified the male suspect as 28-year-old Tyler Scott Goodson. He remains on the loose.
Deputies described Goodson as 6 feet, 1 inch tall and weighing about 175 pounds. He has brown hair and brown eyes. He is wanted for five warrants, including criminal mischief, evading arrest with a vehicle, unauthorized use of a motor vehicle and burglary of a vehicle.
Authorities continue the search for Goodson on City Plaza Drive near Holzwarth. Authorities are asking people to avoid the area.
The second suspect, identified as 29-year-old Rebecca Orange, took off on foot in the area of a Lexus dealership along the freeway. As of 4:35 p.m. she was located and detained.
Goodson and Orange were driving a white pick-up truck. Skyeye video shows the truck lost at least one tire and took a few gunshots.
No injuries have been reported.
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