Police Officer Scott Hutton

Police Officer Scott Hutton

Alexander Police Department, Arkansas

End of Watch Wednesday, June 3, 2020

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Scott Hutton

Police Officer Scott Hutton was shot and killed when he went to pick up a patrol car from another officer's home at the beginning of his shift at 7:10 pm.

Due to the anti-police social unrest occurring nationwide, the officer was holding a firearm when he looked through the door's peephole. He switched the gun to his left hand, and as he opened the door it discharged. The round struck Officer Hutton, fatally wounding him.

The officer who was holding the gun when it discharged was charged with manslaughter.

Officer Hutton was a U.S. Army veteran. He is survived by his wife.


  • Age 36
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Inadvertent)

accidental discharge


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Officer Hunton we might have only met 1 time you may not remember it but I rembrr you helped me get out of a hard time in my life I thank you officer hunton my osryers go out of you're family it breaks my heart you're gone

Citzen he served Mason Ellwood

August 9, 2020

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