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Carter said the trooper was in serious but stable condition, and the two other officers were in stable condition at a local hospital. He had earlier said 14 patients came to the hospital. One of the people was believed to be a patient "caught in the action" and "not related" to the shootings, Tippin said.
Seven people were in critical condition, two in serious condition and two were treated and released, he said. One patient was a child under the age of 2 who was transferred to another hospital.
One patient died. Law enforcement officers surround the Cinergy movie theater in Odessa, Texas.
This is the second mass shooting in Texas in August. Only four weeks ago, a gunman killed 22 people in a mass shooting in El Paso, about miles west of Odessa.
Politicians quickly responded. FBI and Law Enforcement is fully engaged. More to follow. Vice President Mike Pence told reporters, "Our hearts go out to all the victims and families who had loved ones lose their lives.
Pence said he and the President are "determined to work with leaders in both parties in congress to take steps that we can address and confront this scourge of mass atrocity in our country. Democratic presidential candidate and Texas native Beto O'Rourke on Saturday reacted to news of this mass shooting by proclaiming, "We need to end this epidemic. The practical problems arise because often they will not have a TDCJ number and their case has a difficult time going through the parole process.
It is possible though, we recently had a client who was in county jail when he was interviewed by an institutional parole officer and was voted and granted parole almost simultaneously with his transfer to TDCJ. When we are hired in these situations we call the regional parole board office that will be voting the case and often the institutional parole office to see where they are in the process and to see if there is any way to move the process along.
If you have a loved one currently in county jail who is eligible for parole or who will become eligible for parole soon it is not too early to hire a parole lawyer.