Texas shootout might be tied to Colorado killing

A paroled Colorado inmate who may be linked to the killing of the state`s prison chief led Texas deputies on a high-speed car chase, crashed into a truck and opened fire before being shot down.

Cops make headway in Colorado prisons chief murder

Police officials on Thursday said they had found a new lead in the murder of Tom Clements, the head of the department of corrections in the US state, who was shot dead at his home on Wednesday.