Deputy Sheriff Larkin V. Pettit

Deputy Sheriff Larkin V. Pettit

DeSoto County Sheriff's Office, Mississippi

End of Watch Sunday, March 8, 1981

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Larkin V. Pettit

Deputy Pettit was shot and killed after responding to a domestic dispute.

Deputy Pettit had served with the DeSoto County Sheriff's Department for five years and was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 37
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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Rest in peace Deputy Sheriff Pettit.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

July 27, 2020

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