At approximately 2:02 pm on Monday, Oct. 17, 2022, Officers with The Colony Police Department responded to a report of a male subject who was outside of the Police Department with a gunshot wound to the head.
UPDATE, 3:50 P.M. 10/17/22
The police scene located in front of the Recreation Center and Senior Center has been cleared and both locations are available for use again. The investigation is still ongoing, but early information provided shows evidence that the shooting appears to be self-inflicted and accidental. Investigators are still on scene.
Officers do not believe that the shooting occurred in the parking lot. This is an active police investigation and there is currently no more information available.
There is no threat to the surrounding area and no danger to the community.
We are asking that anyone picking up from Griffin Middle School avoid the parking lot off of North Colony Boulevard between the recreation center and Griffin Middle School.
No further information is available.
MEDIA RELEASE – Oct. 17, 2022; The Colony Police Department, 5151 North Colony Blvd., The Colony, TX 75056 • Contact: PIO Sgt. DiMario Bishop; 972-624-3925 • [email protected] • Call for service #2022-20470