Smith County deputy constable dies after heart attack at home - Tucson News Now

Smith County deputy constable dies after heart attack at home

Steven Murry (Source: Smith County) Steven Murry (Source: Smith County)
SMITH COUNTY, TX (KLTV) -

The Smith County Sheriff's Office has announced that Smith County Precinct 1 Deputy Constable Steven Murry died on Monday after suffering a "massive" heart attack at home.

Murry was taken to a Tyler hospital, but died after multiple attempts to resuscitate him failed.

Murry had been with the constable's office for more than seven years, and spent part of his time in that office as a K-9 officer. His co-workers tell KLTV 7 that Murry had three adult sons, and that he was a military veteran. They also tell us that his family was with him when he died.

Copyright 2014 KLTV. All rights reserved.

  • Local newsMore>>

  • Repair shop manager arrested, facing fraud & theft charges

    Repair shop manager arrested, facing fraud & theft charges

    Wednesday, October 18 2017 10:09 PM EDT2017-10-19 02:09:26 GMT
    Raymond Collins (Source: Tucson Police Department)Raymond Collins (Source: Tucson Police Department)

    Tucson police told Tucson News Now that Raymond Collins, a manager at the Midas at Speedway and Craycroft made false warranty claims, from October 2014 to April 2016, totaling $7,900.

    Tucson police told Tucson News Now that Raymond Collins, a manager at the Midas at Speedway and Craycroft made false warranty claims, from October 2014 to April 2016, totaling $7,900.

  • Tucson not able to ban bump stocks

    Tucson not able to ban bump stocks

    Wednesday, October 18 2017 9:25 PM EDT2017-10-19 01:25:54 GMT
    (Source: Tucson News Now)(Source: Tucson News Now)

    Tucson city leaders will debate a ban on so called "bump stocks" at its next council meeting on October 24, 2017. While the text of the agenda item # 10 explicitly calls the item a ban, it's unlikely the city will be able to do so.

    Tucson city leaders will debate a ban on so called "bump stocks" at its next council meeting on October 24, 2017. While the text of the agenda item # 10 explicitly calls the item a ban, it's unlikely the city will be able to do so.

  • YOUTH FOOTBALL FEARS: Study finds bigger problems with earlier play

    YOUTH FOOTBALL FEARS: Study finds bigger problems with earlier play

    Wednesday, October 18 2017 7:36 PM EDT2017-10-18 23:36:39 GMT
    (Source: Tucson News Now)(Source: Tucson News Now)

    Hundreds of parents are on the sidelines of Tucson's football fields, encouraging their children as they learn about teamwork and camaraderie. Is that encouragement dangerous for young children?

    Hundreds of parents are on the sidelines of Tucson's football fields, encouraging their children as they learn about teamwork and camaraderie. Is that encouragement dangerous for young children?

Powered by Frankly