Houston cop out of surgery following gun battle

The 29-year-old police officer is in stable condition after suffering three gunshot wounds while pursuing a carjacking suspect.
2:46 | 09/13/19

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Transcript for Houston cop out of surgery following gun battle
Officers tabling surgery. Around. In his lower extremities. As you can imagine it. Kozlov damage. He he will be in the hospital for a while. We're very hopeful for a full recovery you all know the started at the Valero gas station. We're hours. Crew four male suspects. Went and carjacked man was. Hitting gaffes he explained to them that he was on fumes and well. The atlas. As an attempt to track anyway. And very quickly found out he was of the gas station for a reason he ran out he ran out of gas and abandoned the vehicle. After that they ended up at a church. Parking lot where they approached a priest and my understanding is he's already been out in the media somewhere. And they robbed this man at gunpoint. This year priest. As indicated he was on his knees praying for his life. When one of the suspects pulled the trigger twice and again. For whatever of Iraq this reason the deed the farm did not discharge. But that wasn't enough for them they then beat the priest and those salt of the priest physically. Two. Two cellphones from him and continued on their crime spree. Shortly after that. They were in the civic 3700 block of Oden court. Where they approached a female. Another victim. Who was in the F 150 pickup truck they. Knocked on. A window with a pistol ordered her out. Ended up robbing her. Cellphone. For pursche and abandoned her pin. He would hard. The you then went on. In that vehicle continued to undo the Scott street area where the HP the change. Parking lot Walgreens park's center there. And at that point. Ended up you know others it's several about the vehicle their officers as they always do. The it'll run away from danger that you imports danger. And when these calls started coming out very quickly as you all know from the timeline he view yesterday. We were in the area very quickly within a matter of couple minutes. And obviously and having this has occurred.

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