One suspect is dead and another is in custody while three deputies recover in the hospital following a shooting Monday night in Ector County.
Ector County Sheriff Mike Griffis says deputies were searving a search warrant in the area of Golder Avenue and Yukon Road when the shooting occurred.
As the deputies were entering, Griffis says the suspect fired multiple rounds.
Three deputies were later rushed to the hospital following the shooting. Medical Center Health System Police say initially two of the deputies were believed to be in critical condition and the third was believed to be in serious condition.
However, after futher examination, medical personnel say all of the deputies conditions were improved to fair, MCHS officials say.
None of the deputies have been identified as of midnight Monday.
Griffis later said one of the suspects involved in the shooting was killed and another was in custody.