Deputy Sheriff Matt Jones
Falls County (TX) Sheriff’s Office
End of Watch: October 11, 2019
Deputy Sheriff Matt Jones and a police chief were struck by a driver whose car hydroplaned while they assisted another motorist. Deputy Jones died at the scene and the police chief was transported to the hospital in critical condition. Deputy Jones is the 30th law enforcement officer to be killed in a traffic-related incident this year and the 12th officer fatality from the state of Texas in 2019.
Sheriff Ricky Scaman
Falls County Texas Sheriff’s Office
2847 State Highway 6
Marlin, Texas 76661
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