Funeral procession scheduled for Texas Tech officer
LUBBOCK, Texas (KVII) —
Texas Tech University has announced there is a funeral procession for Officer Floyd East, Jr. scheduled for Saturday, October 14.
The procession will leave Resthaven Funeral Home and Cemetery at 1 p.m. and go to Lubbock Aero. From there, East's remains will be flown to El Paso for the memorial and funeral services.
A private Rosary for family and law enforcement will be held on Tuesday morning at Cristo Rey Catholic Church. A public memorial will follow at 11:30 am at the Abraham Chavez Theatre.
East Jr. was shot and killed on Monday at the campus police headquarters. A 19-year-old student, Hollis Daniels is charged with capital murder in the case.