A Memorial Hermann Life Flight helicopter transports Harris County Sheriff Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal to a hospital after he received wounds during a traffic stop that would lead to his death today, Sept. 27, 2019. (CFFD PIO photo by Lt. Daniel Arizpe)
A Memorial Hermann Life Flight helicopter transports Harris County Sheriff Deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal to a hospital after he received wounds during a traffic stop that would lead to his death today, Sept. 27, 2019. (CFFD PIO photo by Lt. Daniel Arizpe)

CYPRESS — The Harris County Sheriff’s Office announced this afternoon that Dep. Sandeep Dhaliwal died as a result of being shot during a traffic stop in the Cypress area today, Friday Sept. 27, 2019.

Earlier today, the Cypress News Review reported that a deputy with the Harris County Sheriff’s Office had been shot during a traffic stop near Highway 6 and West Road this afternoon. The area was active with police presence around 1:15 p.m. today, Friday, Sept. 27, 2019.

Cy-Fair Fire Department medics treated the deputy as Life Flight was en route.

As of 2:10 p.m., Cy-Fair ISD schools in the area ended their lockout procedures, according to the CFISD Police Department.

The sheriff stated that the scene was contained, and a possible suspect was caught, at 2:28 p.m.

 

According to Sheriff Ed Gonzalez, the deputy was taken to a hospital via Memorial Hermann’s Life Flight service.


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