Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 20 years
Badge # 144
Cause: Automobile crash
Sergeant James Gilbert was killed when his patrol car struck the back of a tractor trailer that was parked illegally on the shoulder of I-75 at approximately 6:00 am.
He succumbed to his injuries at the scene.
Sergeant Gilbert had served with the Henry County Police Department for 11 years and had served in law enforcement for a total of 20 years. He is survived by his wife and three children.