Killing of Mayse Grey in Texas in 1936
Mayse Grey (Mayce Gray), 42, a farmer, was killed in 1936 by local officers in Panola County, Texas. Newspaper records indicate he was wanted by police for crashing a vehicle and resisted arrest. He was out on parole for driving while intoxicated. Records also indicate he barricaded himself in his home and fired at officers. His father was also killed by police several years prior.
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