Sergeant John C. Baxter, Jr.

Sergeant John C. Baxter, Jr.

Florida Highway Patrol, Florida

End of Watch Wednesday, October 2, 1985

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John C. Baxter, Jr.

Sergeant Baxter was killed in an airplane crash while assisting the search for four armed robbery suspects in Manatee County.

Sergeant Baxter had served with the Florida Highway Patrol for 25 years.


  • Age 57
  • Tour 25 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Aircraft accident

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Rest in peace and always know that your service and sacrifice will never be forgotten by your law enforcement brethren.

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

October 2, 2020

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