Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 10 years
Badge # 311
Cause: Automobile accident
Deputy Stephen Riner and Reserve Deputy Barry Shelton were killed in a single vehicle accident while responding to a domestic violence call.
Both officers were killed when their vehicle went off the roadway and hit a tree.
Deputy Riner had been employed with the Sullivan County Sheriff's Department for ten years, and is survived by his daughter, two sons, three sisters, and two brothers.
Related Line of Duty Deaths
Reserve Deputy Barry Shelton