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Deputy Sheriff Dighton Lewis Little | San Joaquin County Sheriff's Office, California San Joaquin County Sheriff's Office, California

Deputy Sheriff

Dighton Lewis Little

San Joaquin County Sheriff's Office, California

End of Watch: Friday, October 20, 1989

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 35

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Rifle

Offender: Shot and killed

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Deputy Dighton Little was shot and killed while serving a warrant as a member of his department's SWAT team. While outside of the suspect's trailer he was shot in the head with a high powered rifle fired through a window. The suspect was then shot and killed by other officers. Deputy Little was transported to a local hospital where he succumbed to his injuries.

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I still remember all of the fun we had as kids. And later as adults, you were my hero that night...I will never forget you.

Carol
March 14, 2016

 

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