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TX corrections officer dies from flu complications

Posted at 9:12 PM, Dec 29, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-29 22:12:42-05

KERR COUNTY, TX — The Kerr County Sheriff's Office said that a corrections officer passed away after being diagnosed the with flu.

On Saturday, they posted that he was experiencing complications with the flu and was extremely ill.

Sunday evening, the sheriff's office said that he had died. He was in the hospital in San Antonio.

"It is with great sadness that I must report the passing of our Corrections Officer. God has a more important mission for him. More will be released later, but please pray for his family. At this time I would just like to see your comments so we may pass them on to his Mom and Dad and his wife and kids,"
Sheriff Rusty Hierholzer said.