Sergeant Tom Anderson Sitton

Sergeant Tom Anderson Sitton

Nacogdoches County Sheriff's Office, Texas

End of Watch Friday, May 24, 1996

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Tom Anderson Sitton

Sergeant Sitton was shot and killed and another deputy was shot and wounded while serving a warrant on terrorist activities.

The suspect was arrested at the scene and charged with capital murder and assault on a peace officer. He was convicted and sentenced to life in prison.

Sergeant Sitton had served with the agency for 7 years. He is survived by his wife and two daughters.


  • Age 33
  • Tour 7 years
  • Badge 513

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Sentenced to life in prison

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Rest In Peace my Friend. After 23 years, you and your family are always in out thoughts and prayers. May God Bless all of you that wear the badge.

Guy Genovese
Co-Worker in the 90s

May 23, 2019

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