Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 6 months
Badge # Not available
Offender: Served only 1 year
Agent Roscoe Hargett was shot and killed following the arrest of a man for making moonshine. After transporting the man to jail, Agent Hargett and his partner returned to the scene to supervise the towing of the man's vehicle, which contained the moonshine. While on the scene the wife of the man they arrested drove by and opened fire, fatally wounding Agent Hargett.
The woman who killed Agent Hargett served only one year in the county jail.
Agent Hargett had served with the agency for only six months. He was survived by his wife and eight children.