THE ATTORNEY GENERAL OF TEXAS
Ken Paxton

AG Paxton Releases Statement On Texas Tech University's Fallen Officer

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 – Austin

Attorney General Ken Paxton today released the following statement regarding last night's senseless murder of a Texas Tech University police officer:

“Texans are shocked and saddened by the senseless murder of a courageous Texas Tech University police officer. Our deepest sympathy and prayers are with this officer's family and the Texas Tech community today and in the days ahead. I will be in Lubbock today meeting with law enforcement officials and Texas Tech administrators to offer the entire support of this agency to the university and their police department. Please join Angela and me as we pray for all those impacted by this tragedy.”