Robbery suspect in Fort Worth opened fire at a witness; took another hostage, police say
Fort Worth police are searching for a male suspect who robbed two game rooms in a 24-hour span on July 8. One of the game rooms is located on Wilbarger Street and the other is on Mansfield Highway, police said.
"Garrett gave his life in a sacrifice to maintain peace, and it's the same peace that we gather in this evening," Fort Worth Police Chief Joel Fitzgerald told the crowd of hundreds at Wednesday's candlelight vigil.
A small gather of community and faith leaders gathered to pray for a swift and complete recovery for a wounded Fort Worth undercover officer. Garrett Hull was being treated at John Peter Smith Hospital on Friday for a head wound.
Garrett Hull, an undercover police officer, was shot in the head while trying to stop suspects in an armed robbery Fort Worth police said. The shooting happened shortly after 12:30 a.m. and the officer is in critical condition.
The Fort Worth Police Officers Association released a video Monday, urging the city to keep its promises and not cut retiree benefits. The City Council is scheduled to vote on a pension solution on Sept. 18.
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