A Katy area man took his own life early Tuesday morning as two deputy constables approached his home about 8:30 Tuesday morning in the Pin Oak subdivision outside of Katy.
Two Precinct 3 deputy constables arrived at a home on Breezy Bend to serve a writ of sequestration, which in Texas is official documentation for possession of property. In this case, the papers were the final possession papers on a foreclosure.
According to authorities, as the deputy and sergeant approached the home, they heard a pop sound, while it did not sound like a gunshot, the pair went on high alert. As they got to the front door, they could see the homeowner on the floor of the foyer.
The sergeant kicked open the front door and began to administer first aid. The man was identified as the homeowner, he suffered a single gunshot to the head.
No further information is available at press time.