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Tyler Police Investigate Shooting

Post Date:02/04/2020 2:33 PM

Tyler Police Investigate Shooting 

On 2/4/20 at approximately 7:44am Tyler Police Officers responded to 617 Maxwell Dr. on report of a shooting.  A female at that residence contacted the police saying her husband had been shot. 

Officers responded and found 58 year old Allen Ferguson with what appeared to be a gunshot wound to the head.  He was transported by EMS to UT Health on Beckham where he is in critical condition.  The female resident, identified as Debbie Ann Bryant, 55 years old from Tyler was contacted and later confessed to shooting her husband. 

Bryant was arrested and booked into the Smith County Jail on a warrant for Aggravated Assault with a Deadly Weapon and a $250,000 bond.  Crime Scene Investigators and Detectives responded to the scene.  The case is still under investigation. 

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