Trooper Troy Merle Hogue

Trooper Troy Merle Hogue

Texas Department of Public Safety - Texas Highway Patrol, Texas

End of Watch Friday, December 30, 1994

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Troy Merle Hogue

Trooper Troy Hogue was shot and killed while conducting an accident investigation on I-20 in Howard County.

The suspect was convicted of capital murder and sentenced to life in prison.

Trooper Hogue had served with the Texas Highway Patrol for seven years and had previously served with the Big Spring Police Department for 10 years.


  • Age 39
  • Tour 17 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun; .45 caliber
  • Offender Sentenced to life

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I remember when Bobby and I were kids you would take us to the putt-putt golf course for birthday parties. You were a good man and all of us kids thought the world of you. You'd be proud to know a good portion of those kids you took under your wing are part of the blue line now.

Lt. Christopher Cimino
San Angelo Police Dept.

May 11, 2021

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