Man Killed in Titus County Drug Sting

An East Texas man was shot by officers as he allegedly attempted to run down an officer in his pick-up truck.

Titus County authorities say 32 year old Jerry Lynn Anderson of Mount Pleasant, was shot and killed about 10:15 Friday night as tactical narcotics officers attempted to arrest him.

The shooting happened at a residence on county road 1745 two miles north of the Harts Bluff school.

Anderson was being investigated for involvement in a meth-lab operation.

Texas Rangers are investigating the incident.