Deputy Sheriff Christopher Alan Smith

Deputy Sheriff Christopher Alan Smith

McLennan County Sheriff's Office, Texas

End of Watch Monday, September 21, 2020

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Christopher Alan Smith

Deputy Sheriff Chris Smith died after contracting COVID-19 during a confirmed exposure at the McLennan County Tax Office at 215 North 5th Street in Waco.

Deputy Smith was a U.S. Air Force veteran. He had served with the McLennan County Sheriff's Office for two years and had previously served with the Waco Police Department for 28 years. He is survived by his wife and child.

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 59
  • Tour 30 years
  • Badge 628
  • Military Veteran

Incident Details

  • Cause COVID19
  • Incident Date Friday, September 4, 2020

communicable disease, COVID-19

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PRAYERS FOR YOU AND YOUR FAMILY AND OUR FAMILY OF BLUE AND THANK YOU FOR YOUR SERVICE AND REST IN GODS ARMS.

MOTHER OF A DALLAS POLICEWOMAN LINDA KEM
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December 27, 2020

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