Deputy Sheriff Winford Odell "Mickey" Pattillo

Deputy Sheriff Winford Odell "Mickey" Pattillo

Bexar County Sheriff's Office, Texas

End of Watch Monday, June 9, 1969

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Winford Odell "Mickey" Pattillo

Deputy Sheriff Mickey Pattillo succumbed to injuries sustained three days earlier when his patrol car struck a 1,500 pound bull that was standing in the roadway.

He and his partner were patrolling a rural section of Bexar County when they crested a hill and struck the bull. Both officers were injured and transported to a local hospital, where Deputy Pattillo died a few days later.

Deputy Pattillo had served in law enforcement for 20 years. He was survived by his wife and son.


  • Age 57
  • Tour 20 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash
  • Incident Date Tuesday, June 3, 1969

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Deputy Sheriff Pattillo,
On today, the 50th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Bexar County. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol
El Paso Station

June 9, 2019

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