Bio & Incident Details
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Badge # Not available
Cause: Vehicular assault
Incident Date: 7/1/1978
Weapon: Automobile; Alcohol involved
Offender: Not available
Officer Robert Ussery was struck and killed by a drunk driver while making a traffic stop.
Officer Ussery was off-duty and had his family in his private vehicle with him when he stopped a car occupied by teenagers to give them a warning. An oncoming car struck Officer Ussery who was standing beside the stopped vehicle. The driver was charged with driving while intoxicated.
Officer Ussery was survived by his wife and three children.