Bio & Incident Details
Age: Not available
Tour: 13 years
Badge # Not available
Cause: Vehicular assault
Weapon: Automobile; Alcohol involved
Patrolman Billy Howry was struck and killed by a drunk driver near Austin, Texas, while on a traffic stop. The suspect fled the scene but was later apprehended.
A granite marker dedicated to Patrolman Howry is located on the west side of IH 35 approximately a quarter mile north of FM 972, near the location of the incident.
Patrolman Howry had been with the agency for 13 years and was stationed in Georgetown.