Deputy Sheriff Morgan Lamar Briggs, Sr.

Deputy Sheriff Morgan Lamar Briggs, Sr.

Grant Parish Sheriff's Office, Louisiana

End of Watch Monday, January 2, 1989

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Morgan Lamar Briggs, Sr.

Deputy Briggs died from a heart attack after responding to a call.

Deputy Briggs and his son were the only deputies on duty when this happened. Deputy Brigg's son's first call after returning to duty was to the same house.

Deputy Briggs was survived by his wife and two sons. He was buried in the Springhill Cemetery in Pollock, Louisiana.


  • Age 52
  • Tour 15 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Heart attack

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Deputy Sheriff Briggs,
On today, the 30th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Grant Parish. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.


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January 2, 2019

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