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Texas Deputy Shot in Head During Traffic Stop Dies

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May 09, 2005

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Texas Deputy Shot in Head During Traffic Stop Dies

Officer Down: Andy Taylor - [Kingsland, Texas]

Rank:  Deputy


Age:  28


Incident:  Deputy Taylor died after being shot in the head during a traffic stop. The suspect who was found with an apparent gun shot wound to the head is in critical condition. The incident is still under investigation.


By News 8 Austin Staff

Investigators say Deputy Andy Taylor, 28, of Llano, died Monday after being shot in the head during a traffic stop.

The shooting happened Sunday night in Kingsland, which is a town of about 4,600 located 45 miles northwest of Austin.

Investigators used Taylor's last radio transmission to track the accused shooter.

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