UPDATE: Armed man shot and killed by DPS trooper identified

FROM STAFF REPORTS

The Texas Rangers are investigating a state trooper-involved shooting on Dec. 30 that left one person dead.

The Llano Police Department and Texas Department of Public Safety troopers responded to a call regarding a person barricaded in an RV at a residential park on East Tarrant a little after 6 a.m. Sunday.

At some point, a trooper fired at the suspect, who was armed with a machete, hitting the individual. The suspect, identified as Warren Jay Beaubien, 49, died at the scene.

editor@thepicayune.com

One Response to “UPDATE: Armed man shot and killed by DPS trooper identified”

  1. Les Fenter says:

    Thanks to a Trooper who put his life on the line. These women & men risk their own lives every time they approach a vehicle or building.
    Sorry for family of Mr. Machete. May the let his troubled soul go.

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