Suspect In DPS shooting dies, trooper recovering
Posted on 2/21/2018 8:06:00 AM.
(San Antonio) -- The suspect in Sunday's shooting of a DPS trooper is now identified as 33-year-old Ernest Montelongo. He died on Monday at San Antonio Military Medical Center after being shot in the abdomen by the wounded trooper.

The DPS says the trooper is recovering well from a gunshot wound to the arm. Montelongo and the trooper shot each other at the end of a chase along I-10 on Sunday afternoon. The chase began when Montelongo fled from a traffic stop in Guadalupe County.

The pursuit entered Bexar County not long after.

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