Deputy Sheriff Bennie Loel Tarleton

Deputy Sheriff Bennie Loel Tarleton

Clarke County Sheriff's Department, Alabama

End of Watch Sunday, September 17, 1967

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Bennie Loel Tarleton

Deputy Sheriff Bennie Tarleton suffered a fatal heart attack while struggling with a suspect who was resisting arrest.

Deputy Tarleton had served with the Clarke County Sheriff's Department for four years. He was survived by his wife and two children.


  • Age 48
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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

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

September 17, 2020

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