Deputy Sheriff Kietrell Michael Pitts

Deputy Sheriff Kietrell Michael Pitts

Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office, Louisiana

End of Watch Sunday, May 31, 2020

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Kietrell Michael Pitts

Deputy Sheriff Kietrell Pitts died after contracting COVID-19 while on duty in the Tangipahoa Parish Jail.

Deputy Pitts had served with the Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office for two years. He is survived by his mother.

Beginning in early 2020, due to the requirements of their job, thousands of law enforcement officers and other first responders throughout the United States contracted COVID-19 during the worldwide pandemic. Hundreds of law enforcement officers died from medical complications as a result of contracting the virus while remaining on duty and interacting with the community.

Bio

  • Age 44
  • Tour 2 years, 2 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Incident Date Not available

communicable disease, COVID-19

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To the family of Deputy Sheriff Kietrell Pitts , friends, Sheriff Daniel Edwards and the
Tangipahoa Parish Sheriff's Office, LA
You are lifted up in heart, thought and prayer. May God comfort, hold you close and give you His peace that surpasses all understanding to keep your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus now and always. Thank you for your service!
"The LORD is near to the brokenhearted, and saves those who are crushed in spirit." Psalm 34:28
"For he (Jesus) has said, I will never leave you or forsake you." Hebrews 13:5

Patrolman A.S. Batson
CH / OB PD
Goldsboro, NC

August 12, 2020

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