Randall County Sheriff's Deputy Saves Shooting Victim in Galveston

In Galveston on Monday night, an off-duty Randall County Sheriff’s Deputy attending a conference at the hotel began life saving procedures on a shooting victim after hearing gun shots.

A hotel security guard was investigating a suspicious a group of people in a parking lot when one or more persons opened fire on the guard severely injuring him.

Lt. Tommy Bushek heard the gunshots and ran toward the gunfire.

Lt. Bushek found the security guard severely injured from several gunshot wounds and immediately called for assistance and began life saving procedures on the young man.The security guard was shot at least six times and is in critical but stable condition.

The suspects involved ran from the area. The Galveston Police Department is investigating the case.

Lt. Bushek was in Galveston training in his current role overseeing Randall County Communications, Records, and Warrants. 


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