Bio & Incident Details
Age: Not available
Tour: 7 months
Badge # Not available
Weapon: Handgun; .38 caliber
Offender: Sentenced to life
Deputy Elbert was shot and killed by an inmate in the county jail. The suspect escaped after shooting Deputy Elbert in the head. He was apprehended two days later in Bartow.
The suspect and his girlfriend, who provided him with the pistol, were convicted of murder and sentenced to life. His girlfriend was paroled March 6, 2012.
Deputy Elbert is survived by nine brothers and sisters.