Bio & Incident Details
Age: Not available
Tour: 10 years
Badge # Not available
Offender: Not available
Patrolman Richard Choate was shot and killed as he and the police chief escorted a robbery suspect to a location where the main claimed to have hidden stolen property.
Without warning the subject produced a concealed handgun and shot Patrolman Choate in the abdomen six times.
Patrolman Choate had served with the Texarkana Police Department for 10 years.