Deputy Sheriff David Anthony Abella

Deputy Sheriff David Anthony Abella

Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office, Florida

End of Watch Wednesday, April 21, 2004

David Anthony Abella

Deputy David Abella was killed in an automobile accident on 50th Street while responding to a call at a local convenience store.

He was attempting to pass a tractor trailer when he lost control of his patrol car and struck a utility pole. The deputy was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Deputy Abella had served with the Hillsborough County Sheriff's Office for 1 year. He is survived by his wife, three children, parents, brother, and sister.


  • Age 26
  • Tour 1 year
  • Badge 4234

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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David I just want to say that life is moving on at a good pace.there so much that's happen good and bad since you went home to heaven.its been fourteen years today and it sounds like many years but it feels like yesterday.i know where you are at and I thank our jesus for his resurrection and giving us a place in heaven that we could all be together again .I miss you so much .I just see the grandkids your brother vincents kids and Amanda kids everyday and i could see you just enjoying them,and them just just laughing with you the way you loved your kids and all of us. thank you David for being such a good loving son.i don't have to tell you how how much we miss you David all of us.your Your daughters Alissa and Alexis are so beautiful and 16 &17 and shawn 20 .we keep our faith and stay in his word your mom cries for you as i do .her salvation is just to have all the grand kids over and i just stay busy helping Amanda with klayton hes four and so much like you.hes smart ,funny &loving.we pray for amanda for .healing from lupus talk to jesus to heal your sister . love you David .


April 21, 2018

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