Two Pecos County Deputies Cleared After Deadly Shooting in Fort Stockton

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

PECOS COUNTY - Two Pecos County deputies cleared of all charges after a deadly shooting in Fort Stockton.

A grand jury says Deputies Connie Bassham and Ronnie Turner are not to blame in the fatal shooting.

In fact, they said they were justified.

You may remember when NewsWest 9 first brought you this story last November.

37-year-old Thomas Andrew Reid was shot and killed in the parking lot of the Deluxe Inn in Fort Stockton after causing a scene.

Bassham and Turner shot and killed Reid after he grabbed Turner's gun, fired a round then pointed the weapon at the deputies.