Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 9 years
Badge # Not available
Cause: Vehicular assault
Incident Date: 8/14/1983
Weapon: Automobile; Alcohol involved
Offender: Charged with negligent homicide
Deputy Joanne Couzynse succumbed to injuries received three months earlier when she was struck by a drunk driver while writing a traffic ticket. After striking her, the suspect fled the scene but was later apprehended.
The driver was charged with negligent homicide.