Authorities release identity of man killed in officer-involved shooting

Daniel Richard Vasquez (Source: Henderson County Jail)
Daniel Richard Vasquez (Source: Henderson County Jail)

HENDERSON COUNTY, TX (KLTV) - On Monday evening, the Henderson County Sheriff's Office executed a search warrant in Hidden Hills Harbor.

According to Henderson County Sheriff Ray Nutt, while executing the search warrant, a Henderson County Sheriff's Office Investigator was involved in a suspect shooting.

The suspect, 33-year-old Daniel Richard Vasquez, died at East Texas Medical Center in Gun Barrel City.

The Texas Rangers were called and are working the case. Vasquez's body has been sent for an autopsy.

Vasquez had a previous record in Henderson County for unlawful possession of a firearm, assault, child endangerment and making a terroristic threat.

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