Incident DetailsCause of Death:
Sheriff Thomas Wooldridge was shot and killed in an ambush by a suspect he had previously arrested.
As he walked down a street in Jasper the suspect shot him from an upstairs window.
The 40-year-old man was convicted of manslaughter and sentenced to two years in prison, but was later pardoned by a judge who was also a personal friend.
Sheriff Wooldridge was survived by his wife.