Houston News : Things to know about the killing of Nassau Bay PD Sgt. Kaila Sullivan

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Nassau Bay Police Department Sgt. Kaila Sullivan, 43, was run over and killed while arresting a man with a domestic violence warrant during a traffic stop Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019.

Nassau Bay Police Department Sgt. Kaila Sullivan, 43, was run over and killed while arresting a man with a domestic violence warrant during a traffic stop Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019.

Photo: City Of Nassau Bay

Photo: City Of Nassau Bay

Nassau Bay Police Department Sgt. Kaila Sullivan, 43, was run over and killed while arresting a man with a domestic violence warrant during a traffic stop Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019.

Nassau Bay Police Department Sgt. Kaila Sullivan, 43, was run over and killed while arresting a man with a domestic violence warrant during a traffic stop Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2019.

Photo: City Of Nassau Bay

Things to know about the killing of Nassau Bay PD Sgt. Kaila Sullivan

The Houston area is reeling after a second police officer was killed in the line of duty within days.

Nassau Bay Police Department Sgt. Kaila Sullivan died after being struck during a traffic stop on the 2000 block of San Sebastian Court about 8:30 p.m. Police say 21-year-old Tavores Dewayne Henderson pulled away from Sullivan after she placed part of a set of handcuffs on him, got back into his Jeep and sped away – striking and killing the sergeant.

Henderson remains on the run.

Sullivan died nearly three days after Police Sgt. Christopher Brewster was shot and killed responding to a domestic violence call in Magnolia Park. Police subsequently arrested Arturo Solis, 25, in Brewster’s death. He faces capital murder charges.

Chron.com compiled the essential things you need to know about the latest killing in the gallery above.

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