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The suspect in the Texas shooting that left three dead on Sunday is a former sheriff’s office detective who had been charged with s*xually assaulting a 16-year-old girl, according to a report.
Stephen Nicholas Broderick, 41, who is still being wanted in the deadly Austin shooting, retired from the Travis County Sheriff’s Office last year after being charged and jailed for allegedly sexually abusing the girl, Austin reported. American-Statements.
How old is Stephen Broderick ?
He was 41 year old.
Broderick was arrested by US Marshals on June 6, three days after the teenager reported that he assaulted her in a home in Elgin, Texas, the newspaper said at the time.
Broderick was ordered held on $100,000 bail in the case and placed on administrative leave without pay, the American-Statements said Sunday.
He was held in jail for 16 days before he posted a reduced bail amount of $50,000.
Broderick’s wife filed for divorce and obtained an order of protection after his arrest, according to court records reviewed by the outlet.
He resigned from his job as a detective at the sheriff’s office after his release.
At least three dead in apparent “domestic situation” in Austin, Texas
Austin Acting Police Chief Joseph Chacon did not identify the three victims in Sunday’s shootings, but described them as two women and one man.
Chacón said police officers were called to the scene at 11:42 a.m. and they found that all three had been shot. The victims were pronounced dead at the scene.
He said the suspect should be considered armed and dangerous.
Police and the FBI have issued “shelter-in-place” orders in the area.