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Slain Texas Constable Remembered As Humble, Caring

A law enforcement officer among three people killed in a shootout near Texas A&M University is being remembered as a good friend, a loving family man and a dedicated public servant whose calling in life was to help others.

Police investigate shooting on Texas A+M campus
Police investigate shooting on Texas A+M campus (KTRK TV)

Several thousand people attended a funeral service for Brazos County Constable Brian Bachmann on Saturday in College Station.

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Friends and family described Bachmann as compassionate, humble and selfless.

Authorities say Bachmann was fatally shot Monday by Thomas Alton Caffall III. The 41-year-old constable was trying to serve Caffall with a court summons for being behind on rent.

Other officers fatally shot Caffall. His family members have said he suffered from an unspecified mental illness.

A bystander checking some property was also killed. Three police officers and a female bystander were wounded.

(Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press.  All Rights Reserved.)

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