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Husband of ousted LISD incumbent killed

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The Ellis County Press

     GRAND PRARIE-  Ousted Lancaster school trustee Sheila Stanmore's husband was recently was involved in a police stand off May 12 at the Grand Courtyard apartments in Grand Prairie.

     It was reported by local media William Kevin Stanmore, 46, was bipolar and had been off his medication for quite sometime.

     While he was not  presenting any physical harm to anyone but himself at the time, according to authorities, it was later reported he fired shots at some of the officers. A SWAT team cleared the scene of any residents, according to media reports.

     Stanmore was reportedly fired and struck down by a police sharpshooter and taken to the Medical Center of Arlington where he was pronounced dead upon arrival.

    Sheila Stanmore, who lost her re-election bid on May 10, refused to comment on the situation.

     The officer involved in the shooting is on paid leave until further investigations are made.

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