Detective Lieutenant Sherman Ray Walker

Detective Lieutenant Sherman Ray Walker

St. John the Baptist Parish Sheriff's Office, Louisiana

End of Watch Tuesday, November 6, 1984

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Sherman Ray Walker

Lieutenant Sherman Walker was shot and killed from ambush in front of his home as he entered his unmarked patrol car. The suspects opened fire with shotguns, fatally wounding him.

Lieutenant Walker had served with the agency for 8 years. He was survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 32
  • Tour 8 years
  • Badge PD-11

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Not available

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As cowardly an act as there can be. Rest in peace knowing that your service and sacrifice will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

August 2, 2020

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