Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 1 year
Badge # 5532
Weapon: Gun; Unknown type
Offender: Executed in 1987
Trooper Russell Boyd was shot and killed after stopping a man on Texas 6, near Hempstead, who had gone on a shooting spree earlier in the day. The suspect had shot and killed six other people.
The man was apprehended and executed for the crime in 1987.
Trooper Boyd had served with the agency for only one year and is survived by his wife.