Off-Duty Dallas Officer Wounded In Fort Worth Stockyards Shooting

Fort Worth Police Department
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A Dallas police officer is in the hospital after getting shot in the Fort Worth Stockyards yesterday.

The off-duty officer was with his wife when two men tried to steal her purse. When the officer resisted, he was shot in the upper body.

He's in stable condition.

Police chased the pick-up the attackers got away in.

The men bailed out and police caught one but the other is still on the run.