Joe Williams Obituary, Death – On Thursday, the authorities made the announcement that a man from Fort Worth has been identified as the shooter who was killed by officers after allegedly opening fire on them when he emerged from a convenience store. The man was pronounced dead by the officers after the incident. Because of this, the officers were forced to fire back, which ultimately led to the assailant’s fatal injuries and death.
The deceased person was identified as Joe Don Williams, and according to the website of the Tarrant County Medical Examiner’s Office, which was updated on Thursday, Williams was 31 years old when he passed away. He passed away at the John Peter Smith Hospital at 1:34 in the morning on Wednesday as a result of the multiple gunshot wounds he sustained. During the course of their investigation, the authorities did not report any law enforcement officers being hurt in any way.
At approximately 12:40 in the morning on Wednesday, a situation involving gunfire took place close to a QuikTrip in the 2501 NE 28th St. neighborhood of north Fort Worth. A number of customers at the store where they were shopping called 911 to report that a man was carrying a handgun both inside and outside the establishment where they were shopping. The man was seen by the customers shopping inside and outside the store. Williams allegedly walked out of the store while carrying a handgun, and then opened fire on the officers who had just arrived a few minutes earlier, according to the statements made by the Fort Worth police.
According to the report, the officers’ response was to fire their weapons, which ultimately resulted in Williams being injured. The officers immediately began performing cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) and other lifesaving measures while they waited for medical personnel to arrive at the scene. According to the Fort Worth police department, the investigation into the shooting is still ongoing, and additional information should be made public within the next few days, according to their statement. The investigation began after the shooting.