By | April 29, 2021

Sgt. Chris Ward Death – How did Sgt. Chris Ward die? – cause of death – dead : obituary – tributes

Sgt. Chris Ward Cause of death – What happened?

  • Date of death: April 28, 2021
  • Death Age: -year-old
  • Cause of Death : SHOT DEAD

Two deputies were shot and one was killed while conducting a welfare check at a Watauga County home Wednesday afternoon. A standoff situation is now underway, according to the Watauga County Sheriff’s Office.

Authorities said at 9:44 a.m. Wednesday, April 28, the Sheriff’s Office responded to a call for a welfare check along Hardaman Circle in Boone because the homeowner and his family did not attend work recently or respond to telephone calls.

Deputies proceeded to enter the home after discovering all vehicles belonging to the residents were on the property. Upon entering the home, deputies received gunfire from an unknown individual within the residence. Two deputies were struck by gunfire.

The deputies have been identified as Sgt. Chris Ward ad K-9 Deputy Logan Fox.

Ward was flown to Johnson City Medical Center where he died from his injuries.

Sgt. Chris Ward Obituary, Funeral Arrangement

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