Deputy Joey Davidson conducted a traffic stop on Jefferson’s motorcycle. They exchanged words. Jefferson pulled Deputy Davidson’s pistol off of his duty belt and shot him. Deputy Davidson drew a backup pistol and fatally shot Jefferson. Deputy Davidson survived. Multiple law enforcement agencies, including the Texas Ranger Division, investigated.

ID: 12128

Victms Name: Lonnie James Jefferson
Age:
Gender: Male
Race:

City: Lufkin
County: Angelina
State: TX
Zip Code: 75904
Country: United States of America

Agency: Angelina County Sheriff’s Office

Cause of Death: Gunshot

Circumstances surrounding mental health: Deputy Joey Davidson conducted a traffic stop on Jefferson’s motorcycle. They exchanged words. Jefferson pulled Deputy Davidson’s pistol off of his duty belt and shot him. Deputy Davidson drew a backup pistol and fatally shot Jefferson. Deputy Davidson survived. Multiple law enforcement agencies, including the Texas Ranger Division, investigated.

Symptoms of mental health: No

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