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Deputy Sheriff Billy "Bubba" Kennedy
Upton County Sheriff's Department, Texas
End of Watch: Wednesday, October 2, 2013
Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 14 years
Badge # Not available
Incident Date: 10/2/2013
Weapon: Gun; Unknown type
Suspect: Shot and wounded
Deputy Sheriff Billy Kennedy was shot and killed after responding to a call at a convenience store on South Burleson Avenue, in McCamey, at approximately 11:15 pm.
After he arrived at the scene he encountered a male subject. During the encounter the two exchanged gunfire. Despite being mortally wounded, Deputy Kennedy was able to return fire and wounded the suspect.
Deputy Kennedy had served in law enforcement for 14 years. He is survived by his wife and two sons.
Please contact the following agency to send condolences or to obtain funeral arrangements:
Sheriff Dan Brown
Upton County Sheriff's Department
PO Box 27
Rankin, TX 79778
Phone: (432) 693-2422