Trooper shot during pursuit of man who gunned down six people in Texas

Trooper is shot during pursuit of gunman who gunned down six people, critically injuring some of them, at a commercial building in Texas

A Texas State Trooper was shot while pursuing the suspect of a mass shooting who allegedly gunned down six people leaving them with critical injuries on Thursday.

An official with the Bryan Police Department said during a press conference that the shooting happened around 2.30pm at Brazos County Industrial Park, The Bryan-College Station Eagle reported.

A trooper was initially reported on police scanners to have been shot, a news anchor for AgendaFree TV tweeted.

Authorities responded to a shooting at Kent Moore Cabinets in Bryan Thursday afternoon

This is a developing story