Houston police officer slain and another officer wounded while executing a warrant, mayor says. A possible suspect is dead

Police are responding to reports of two officers shot in Houston.

By Carma Hassan and Amy Simonson, CNN

(CNN) -- One of two Houston police officers shot while executing a search warrant has died, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner said Monday.

The other officer is in stable condition, Turner said during a news conference at Memorial Hermann Hospital in Houston.

A possible suspect died at the scene, Harris County Sheriff Ed Gonzalez said on Twitter.

The officers were being taken to Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center, Houston Police said.

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