Robbery suspect killed by off-duty deputy at Mongomery County Raising Cane's

- Montgomery County Sheriff's Department is investigating a robbery attempt that ended with a security officer fatally shooting the suspect.

It happened around 9 p.m. at a Raising Cane's in 1500 block of Research Forest Drive, Shenandoah, TX 77380

An deputy was working an extra security job at the Raising Canes where there had been a rash of robberies. The robbery suspect entered the restaurant and the deputy shot the suspect, killing him.

There were 2-3 workers who were grazed by bullets. They were transported with non life threatening injuries.

A Raising Cane's spokesperson released a statement regarding the attempted robbery:

The safety of our customers and crew is our top priority. Our restaurant will remain closed today as we focus on the well being of our Crewmembers. We are working with the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office in their active investigation. Please direct any further questions to them at (936)760-5800.

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