Funeral procession scheduled for Texas Tech officer

Texas Tech University has announced a funeral procession for Floyd East Jr will be held on Saturday.

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.

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