HOUSTON — Houston Police are looking for a shoplifting suspect accused of hitting an off-duty Bridge City officer with her car.

The incident around 7 p.m. Wednesday at a Sellers Brothers in the 1000 block of Federal Road. Police said the officer tried to stop an alleged shoplifter at the store by jumping on the hood of her car. The woman tried to run him over, and he fired one round into the air, officials said.

The officer was transported to the hospital as a precaution.


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