HOUSTON, TX — Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa donated $10,000 to the family of fallen Harris County Sheriff's Office deputy Sandeep Dhaliwal.
Deputy Dhaliwal was shot in the back of the head during a traffic stop in Harris County on Friday. He died from his injuries.
Correa also visited with Dhaliwal's family.
.@TeamCJCorrea thank you for your time & generosity. It was unsolicited; you proactively reached out to assist fallen @HCSOTexas Deputy Dhaliwal’s family in their darkest hour. Your visit was uplifting & your donation of 10k is very timely. #ClassAct #HouNews Rt @MarkBermanFox26 https://t.co/TzYqgQsrYt— Ed Gonzalez (@SheriffEd_HCSO) September 30, 2019
In a tweet, Correa thanked Deputy Dhaliwal for "everything you did to help others here in Houston and Puerto Rico," and said he will "always be remembered."