Deputy Sheriff Robby James Acosta

Deputy Sheriff Robby James Acosta

Iberville Parish Sheriff's Department, Louisiana

End of Watch Wednesday, June 6, 2001

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Robby James Acosta

Deputy Sheriff Robby Acosta died approximately six months after being bitten by a poisonous Brown Recluse spider while he was on water patrol.

The spider bite left poisonous venom in Deputy Acosta's blood that caused him to develop complications from which he died.

Deputy Acosta is survived by his wife and three children.


  • Age 28
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Animal related
  • Incident Date Thursday, October 14, 1999

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Rest in peace Deputy Sheriff Acosta.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

June 7, 2021

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