Man shot by Longview officer in park Thursday dies

Published on Friday, 8 August 2014 15:40 - Written by

UPDATE from Longview Police: LONGVIEW (KYTX) - The suspect in an August 7th shooting with Longview Police has been identified as 23-year-old Regan Marshall Wagner of Longview. The suspect died at the hospital.

The Longview police officer involved in the shooting has been placed on paid administrative leave for the duration of the investigation being conducted by the Texas Rangers.

Thursday at 3:52 p.m., a Longview Police Officer conducted a traffic stop in the 400 Block of Delwood Drive near Akin Park. During the traffic stop there was gunfire. The suspect was transported to Longview Regional Hospital with life-threatening injuries. The officer involved in the shooting was not injured.