Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 9 years
Badge # 30
Incident Date: 5/21/1997
Suspect: Shot and killed by Deputy Jennings
Deputy Jennings was shot and killed after responding to a domestic disturbance call.
Deputy Jennings had responded to a call in which it was reported that a man was beating his wife. Upon arrival a gun battle ensued in a dark field and Deputy Jennings was struck five times, twice in the neck, once in the wrist. Two shots were stopped by his bullet resistant vest.
Deputy Jennings was able to return fire and kill the suspect with one shot.
Deputy Jennings is survived by his wife, also a police officer, and his stepson.