Probation and Parole Agent David Glen Seymour

Probation and Parole Agent David Glen Seymour

Louisiana Department of Public Safety and Corrections - Louisiana Probation and Parole, Louisiana

End of Watch Monday, August 26, 1996

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David Glen Seymour

Probation and Parole Agent David Seymour was accidentally shot and killed during a training exercise at the state police academy.

He was shot in the chest during a felony car stop scenario by another officer whose weapon contained live ammunition.

He was transported to Baton Rouge General Medical Center, where he succumbed to his wound.

Agent Seymour had served with the Louisiana Probation and Parole for five years. He is survived by his wife and 5-year-old son.


  • Age 28
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Inadvertent)

accidental discharge, training

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Officer Seymour,
On today, the 23rd anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of the state of Louisiana. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

BPA Mike Casey
United States Border Patrol
El Paso Station

August 26, 2019

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