The Concho County Sheriff’s Office released the identity of the two deputies killed on Monday.  Deputy Samuel Leonard and Sgt. Stephen Jones were shot and killed while responding to a complaint about a dog. An unidentified city worker was also injured.

The suspect, 28-year-old Jeffrey Nichols, was arrested and charged with two counts of capital murder of a peace officer.

Sergeant Stephen Jones
Deputy Sheriff Samuel Leonard


Two Texas Deputies Shot And Killed After Pursuit And Standoff, Suspect In Custody