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Hunt County
10:15 am
Wed February 5, 2014

Celeste police chief commits suicide

Celeste Chief of Police Roger Eugene Mueller III was brought to Hunt Regional Medical Center in Greenville for medical attention before he was pronounced dead.
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Celeste Chief of Police Roger Eugene Mueller III has died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound. Mueller was awaiting trial on two counts of indecency with a child.

Hunt County District Attorney Noble D. Walker Jr. said he was notified of Mueller’s death Monday night.

“I got a call at around 8 p.m. that he had commited suicide,” Walker said.

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