Deputy Sheriff Donald Roy Stockburger

Deputy Sheriff Donald Roy Stockburger

Pecos County Sheriff's Department, Texas

End of Watch Tuesday, September 23, 1997

Donald Roy Stockburger

Deputy Stockburger died on September 23, 1997, as a result of injuries sustained when he was shot on December 11, 1990. Deputy Stockburger was assisting in stopping a man suspected of stealing items from several vehicles. The suspect was in a stolen vehicle at the time of the stop and had several guns.

The suspect was convicted of Deputy Stockburger's murder and sentenced to life in prison.

Deputy Stockburger had served with the Pecos County Sheriff's Department for 10 years. He was survived by his wife, son, and daughter.


  • Age 63
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge 610

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Tuesday, December 11, 1990
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Sentenced to life

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Rest in Peace Deputy Sheriff Donald Roy Stockburger. Thank You for your Service and Sacrifice protecting the citizens of Pecos County and The Great State of Texas.

I Pray for Peace for your Family, Friends and those brave souls who have chosen to follow in your footsteps. I also Pray that the scum that murdered you burns forever in the lake of fire!


Senior Special Agent Barry Sherwood Ret.
Port Terminal Railroad Police Houston, TX

September 23, 2016

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