Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 8 months
Badge # 155
Cause: Automobile accident
Deputy John Strickland was killed in an automobile accident while responding to a call. He was involved in a single-car crash on Nursery Road near Highway 87.
Deputy Strickland was a U.S. Army veteran. He had served with the Harnett County Sheriff's Office as a full-time deputy for only 5 months, and had served an additional 3 months as a part-time deputy.
Deputy Strickland is survived by his wife and three children.