Big Spring Police: Person shoots themself while in custody, dies

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BIG SPRING, Texas (Big 2/Fox 24) – Big Spring Police say an officer was making a traffic stop around 2:35 p.m. Friday and arrested the driver for a suspended license.

While in custody, the person grabbed a small firearm and shot themself. The officer called EMS, but the person died from their injuries. Texas Rangers are now investigating the in-custody death.

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