Deputy Walter A. Sutton

Deputy Walter A. Sutton

Barbour County Sheriff's Department, Alabama

End of Watch Wednesday, August 1, 1990

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Walter A. Sutton

Deputy Sutton and Captain Ted Dotson, of the Eufaula Police Department, were killed in a plane crash while conducting a flight to search for marijuana.

Deputy Sutton had served with the agency for 3.5 years. He is survived by his wife and daughter.


  • Age 29
  • Tour 3 years, 6 months
  • Badge 609

Incident Details

  • Cause Aircraft accident

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Alabama Concerns of Police Survivors (C.O.P.S.) is thinking of this fine deputy this month. Hugs to his family.

Cindy Warren
Survivor Mom of Ofc David Curtis

August 3, 2015

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