SHERMAN OTTO BENYS JR



Officer Rank: Senior Patrolman

Department: Kingsville (TX) Police Department

End of Watch: 11/04/2021

Cause: Gunfire

Age: 58

Length of Service: 20 years


On November 1, 2021, Patrolman Benys was shot and wounded while responding to a domestic dispute. When Patrolman Benys and another officer arrived at the scene the male suspect opened fire on them, striking Patrolman Benys. The suspect fled the scene and was apprehended by officers and taken into custody.

 

 

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