Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 7 years
Badge # 7
Cause: Automobile crash
Deputy George Warta and Deputy Thomas Bateman were killed when their patrol car was struck head on by a tractor trailer. The deputies were returning to their patrol area after performing a prisoner transport.
Deputy Warta was survived by his wife and two hcildren.
Related Line of Duty Deaths
Deputy Sheriff Thomas A. Bateman