Sunday, August 24, 2014
(Elmendorf, TX) -- A police chief in a small Texas town is dead after being shot during a traffic stop Saturday. Authorities say Elmendorf Police Chief Michael Pimental pulled over a vehicle in a residential neighborhood in the San Antonio suburb. A spokesperson with the Bexar County Sheriff's office said there was a struggle and Pimental was shot several times. He was airlifted to University Hospital in San Antonio where he died from his wounds. A suspect is in custody.