'Worst incident in my 45 plus years': Slain deputy leaves behind wife, 3 kids

A Washington state sheriff's deputy was gunned down and another officer was injured Tuesday night in what the sheriff called the "worst incident in my 45-plus years in law enforcement."
1:13 | 03/20/19

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Get this guy is very low crime rate that's what people live here officer bike to work here. Bob white was the worst incident in my 45 plus years of law enforcement as something at a sheriff's or police chief wishes wouldn't never ever happened during their watch. From the cadets county sheriff's office we lost deputy Ryan Thompson. Tipping Thompson was forty years old 42 years old I was born raised and wall while he graduated from Central Washington University. He started his career as a reserve deputy in 2004. And serves as a corrections officer prior to becoming a Central Washington University police officer in 2007. He came back to the sheriff's office in December 2000 throat dean and has been probably serving the citizens of this county. It's great officer and a family man. He leaves behind a wife Sarah and three children Madison pepper Anne Archer our hearts and purse grabbed his family and friends. This is a tragedy officer involved shootings happen too often across your country but almost never hear. The last fatal officer involved shooting our county have been 92 years ago. And less officer to die in the line of duty from the sheriff's office with over sixty years ago.

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