Sheriff William Thomas Pond

Sheriff William Thomas Pond

Clay County Sheriff's Department, Arkansas

End of Watch Friday, June 8, 1973

William Thomas Pond

Sheriff William Pond was killed in an automobile accident on State Highway 62, near Corning, Arkansas.

He was attempting to pass a slow-moving vehicle when a third vehicle turned onto the roadway in front of him. Sheriff Pond attempted to move back into his lane but lost control of his patrol car. His car veered into the oncoming lane and was struck by another car. He died from his injuries while being transported to a local hospital.

Sheriff Pond had served with the Clay County Sheriff's Department for six months. He was survived by his wife, daughter, and son.

Bio

  • Age 57
  • Tour 6 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Time may have passed but you are not forgotten. I believe as long as someone remembers you or speaks your name, you are still with us.
Thank you for your heroism.
GOD Bless

Detention Officer A.Zambito
Texas

June 8, 2015

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