NEEDVILLE, Texas – The funeral for a Fort Bend County deputy constable who was killed by friendly fire last week has been scheduled for Thursday.
Officials said Fort Bend County Precinct 4 Deputy Constable Caleb Rule was shot in the chest Friday by a Fort Bend County sheriff’s deputy after the deputy mistook Rule for an intruder while they were searching a home. Rule died at a hospital.
According to a tweet posted Tuesday morning, Rule’s funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Carmel Church at 2405 Richmond Street in Needville. The funeral is only open to family and law enforcement.
A public visitation for Rule will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Carmel Church.
Final Arrangements for Fort Bend Precinct 4 Deputy Constable Caleb Rule:— Fort Bend Constable Pct 4 (@fortbendpct4) June 2, 2020
Wednesday, June 3, 2020. 5:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Family and Law Enforcement Only
Thursday, June 4, 2020. 1:00 p.m.
2405 Richmond St.