Reserve Deputy George A. Pfeil

Reserve Deputy George A. Pfeil

Seminole County Sheriff's Office, Florida

End of Watch Thursday, December 29, 1977

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George A. Pfeil

Reserve Deputy George Pfeil was shot and killed when he interrupted an armed robbery at a local pharmacy. Deputy Pfeil, who was in uniform, was entering the pharmacy to get a prescription filled when the incident occurred.

One of the suspects was sentenced to death and executed in 2000. A second suspect was murdered by the third suspect to prevent him from testifying.

Deputy Pfeil was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran. He was a retired New York City police officer who volunteered his time to the Seminole County Sheriff's Office after moving to Florida. He was survived by his wife and four children.


  • Age 57
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge 17-300
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Executed in 2000


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Reserve Deputy Pfeil, rest in peace.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

December 26, 2019

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