Deputy Scott Ward
Baldwin County Sheriff's Department, Alabama
End of Watch Friday, November 23,2012
Tour of Duty:15 years
Cause of Death: Gunfire
Weapon Used: Handgun
Suspect Info: Deceased
Deputy Ward was shot and killed after responding to a domestic disturbance involving an emotionally disturbed person in the 11800 block of Mallard Lane. Deputy Ward and other deputies were on the front porch speaking to the subject when he suddenly produced a handgun and opened fire on the deputies. Deputy Ward and another deputy were shot before the subject was killed by return fire. Deputy Ward succumbed to his injuries.
Deputy Ward had served with the Baldwin County Sheriff's Office for 15 years an previously served with the Prichard Police Department. He is survived by his wife.
May God Bless You and May You Rest in Peace.
A HERO for Sure.
You Served Well