Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 2 years, 6 months
Badge # Not available
Weapon: Gun; Unknown type
Deputy Griffin was shot and killed after he and another deputy responded to a Trenton apartment to question a man about a disturbance that occurred earlier in the day. The suspect asked the deputies if he could get a coat in order to accompany them to the jail. As the deputies followed the man into the apartment a second man shot Deputy Griffin in the face, killing him. The suspect was apprehended approximately six hours later.
Deputy Griffin had been with the agency for over two years and was survived by his parents and sister.