Police officers getting killed on the job is nothing new, it is a dangerous job. Senior Police Officer William Jeffrey was shot multiple times and killed on September 20, 2021 during a triple shooting in Houston, Texas. The other officer shot was a sergeant identified as Michael Vance. Deon Ledet, 30, is the suspect that shot both of the cops. Officers returned fire and killed Deon.
Officer Jeffrey and Vance were serving a felony high level narcotics warrant when Deon shot both of them. Jeffrey was shot several times and died from the shooting. Vance was shot and injured.
Officers returned fire on Deon and killed him.
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Officer Jeffrey joined the Houston Police Department in December of 1990 and was assigned to the Major Offenders Division for almost 13 years. Funeral arrangements are pending and will be announced at a later time.
Officer Vance underwent emergency treatment at a Houston hospital. Vance joined the police department in June of 1998 and has been in the Major Offenders Division for the past 2 years.