Harold Austin Jr. (4226)

5/4/2008: Trooper Carl "Bubba" Goodwin pulled over an 18-wheeler driven by Clifton Austin. Harold Austin Jr., named in multiple warrants, left the sleeper area and approached Trooper Goodwin with a knife. Trooper Goodwin fatally shot him. The Texas Ranger Division investigated. http://www.heraldbanner.com/news/local_news/trooper-cleared-in-interstate-fatal-shooting/article_4c0938f2-023f-50ce-a1fd-7caa5dfbb3f2.html

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