Incident

11-23-2017 Texas Fairfield 1-1

Location

November 23, 2017

I 45 and US 84
Fairfield, Texas
Geolocation: 31.714, -96.1755

Participants

  • Type: Victim
  • Name: Trooper Damon Allen
  • Age: 41
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Killed
  • Type: Subject-Suspect
  • Name: Darbrett Black
  • Age: 32
  • Age Group: Adult 18+
  • Gender: Male
  • Status: Arrested

Incident Characteristics

  • Shot - Dead (murder, accidental, suicide)
  • Officer Involved Incident
  • Officer Involved Shooting - Officer killed
  • Assault weapon (AR-15, AK-47, and ALL variants defined by law enforcement)

Notes

officer pursuit, shots fired, unclear who opened fire near Liendo Parkway and Wyatt Chapel, Waller Co, after shooting officer;

Guns Involved

1 gun involved.

  • Type: Rifle
  • Stolen: Unknown

Sources