A 41-year-old Baytown man was fatally shot by a Harris County Sheriff’s Deputy Saturday after an overnight standoff during which a home was burned.

According to information released by the Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called to the 6800 block of FM 1942, north of Baytown near North Main Street, by residents of the home who said a family member was threatening them with a weapon.

Recommended for you

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.