Matthew Locke death – How did Matthew Locke die? – cause of death – dead : obituary – tributes
Matthew Locke Cause of death – what happened?
- Date of death : September 26, 2021
- Death Age : -year-old
- cause of death : shot to death
The Hardin County Sheriff’s Department has identified Deputy Matthew Locke as the deputy who was shot and killed in the line of duty.
Officers say that before Deputy Locke was shot, they came into contact with Todd Alan Stricklin. Stricklin was armed with a handgun when they encountered him. He was ordered by authorities to drop his weapon but Stricklin refused.
When Deputy Locke was walking toward the home where the officers were interacting with the suspect, they say that Stricklin shot Deputy Locke. Locke was transported to a local hospital for treatment but didn’t survive.
Stricklin ran into the woods nearby but was found a few hours later by troopers with the Tennessee Highway Patrol. Stricklin has since been charged with one count of First Degree Murder.
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