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Houston McCoy (Associated Press/ Austin American-Statesman, Kelly West)
Houston McCoy (Associated Press/ Austin American-Statesman, Kelly West)

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April 04, 2017 "Blessings to your family. A true Texas hero.c" - Carrie howser (Galveston, TX)
February 27, 2017 "What a true man and a brave and expert shooter. Words can never express the emotions of his life and the praise due him." - Sandra Padgett (Millington, TN)
January 18, 2017 "Brave man, hugely capable all round good American. RIP." - Brian Daniel (Uckfield, BC)
December 22, 2016 "Truly a brave american" - richard tompkins (stratford, CT)
December 08, 2015 "RIP Mr. are a true hero! Thank you for your service to all!" - kathy larue (dolan springs, AZ)
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Obituary for Houston McCoy
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — The Austin police officer who helped stop Charles Whitman's 1966 sniper rampage from atop the University of Texas tower has...
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