Contact Us
Make My Homepage

Wichita Falls Gunman Killed In Shootout With Police Identified

The man who confronted officers from the Wichita Falls Police Department last night in the 100 block of Becky has been identified.  21 year-old Jeffrey Cole Royal was shot and killed in what started out as a response to a 9-1-1 call about an attempted suicide.

According to WFPD Public Information Officer, Sgt. Joe Snyder, at 8:10 p.m. on Sunday, police received a call about a man with a gun in the 100 block of Becky. The caller said the man had a rifle and was threatening suicide. Three Officers located the man seated in a car with the gun. When the man saw the Officers approaching, he exited the vehicle to confront them and fired on the officers.  None of the officers was injured in the shootout.

The Police Department’s Office of Professional Conduct will conduct a separate investigation. The man’s body has been sent to the Tarrant County Coroner’s Office for autopsy.

More From 92.9 NIN

Best of the Web

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://929nin.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on 92.9 KNIN Radio quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here

Register on 92.9 KNIN Radio quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!