Deputy Sheriff Frank Nelson Seton

Deputy Sheriff Frank Nelson Seton

Orange County Sheriff's Office, Florida

End of Watch Wednesday, January 4, 1989

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Frank Nelson Seton

Deputy Sheriff Frank Seton died after falling from a helicopter during a search for two suspects.

Deputy Seton was off duty when he heard a call of a deputy stopping five shooting suspects. After assisting the deputy arrest three of the suspects, he began searching a densely wooded area. He requested the helicopter lift him out of the area and over a flooded ditch. During the lift, he lost his grip and fell from the helicopter.

Deputy Seton was survived by his wife, also a deputy, and his daughter.

Bio

  • Age 24
  • Tour 3 years, 10 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Fall

aircarft accident

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Rest in peace Deputy Sheriff Seton.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

January 4, 2020

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