Deputy Sheriff Lummie Sanders

Deputy Sheriff Lummie Sanders

Geauga County Sheriff's Department, Ohio

End of Watch Wednesday, July 28, 1965

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Lummie Sanders

Deputy Sanders was killed in a three-car accident on Mayfield Road. Deputy Sanders and another deputy were driving eastbound when another car turned left in front of them, causing a collision. The patrol car then struck another car head-on. Deputy Sanders was killed instantly. His partner sustained serious injuries and recovered.


  • Age 52
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Automobile crash

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Thank you for your service and please know that your sacrifice is one that will never, ever be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren. Rest in peace always.

Detective Cpl/3 Steven Rizzo
Delaware State Police (Retired)

July 28, 2020

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