Governor Abbott Statement On Death of Houston Police Sergeant

November 10, 2020 | Austin, Texas | Press Release

Governor Greg Abbott today issued a statement after it was reported that Houston Police Sergeant Sean Rios was shot and killed yesterday afternoon:

"With heavy hearts, Cecilia and I ask our fellow Texans to join us in prayer for the family, colleagues, and friends of Sergeant Sean Rios in their time of need," said Governor Abbott. "The State of Texas stands ready to assist the Houston Police Department in bringing those responsible for this heinous crime to justice."