Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 23 years
Badge # Not available
Weapon: Gun; Unknown type
Offender: Sentenced to death
Deputy Sheriff William Hardy was shot and killed while investigating a noise in the hotel parking lot where he was working a security detail.
Two suspects were arrested following Deputy Hardy's murder. One was acquitted and the second was sentenced to death.
Deputy Hardy had served Jefferson County Sheriff's Office for 23 years. He was survived by his wife, son, daughter, and mother.