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HOUSTON UPDATE: Eyewitness says Brown fired first

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By The Staff

By DAMON LAWRENCE

rclawrence@bellsouth.net

rclawrence@bellsouth.net

“It's on now.” Mildred Anne Watts said she heard Rocky Houston utter those words when he saw a patrol car approaching his brother's home on May 11, 2006.

Moments later a shootout erupted with Rocky and his brother Leon on one side. The occupants of the patrol car, Roane County Sheriff's Deputy Bill Jones and friend Mike Brown, were on the other.

“My eyes did not go off the police car for some reason,” Watts said.


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