THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF TEXAS
Ken Paxton

AG Paxton Statement on Shooting in Sutherland Springs

Sunday, November 5, 2017 – Austin

Attorney General Ken Paxton gave this statement after receiving news of today's shooting at First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas:

“The thoughts and prayers of all Texans are with the people of Sutherland Springs as tragic reports come out of First Baptist Church. My office stands ready to assist local law enforcement as needed. Please join Angela and me as we pray for those impacted by this horrific shooting.”