As you remember these fallen officers, take comfort in recalling that they dedicated their lives to the same principles of honor, duty and courage that brought you to the badge. Such a life is truly rich. Take strength in knowing that when an officer falls, our resolve to serve those in need is not diminished. Our dedication to protecting those in danger is not weakened. Our commitment to remembering those with whom we shared the badge does not fade.
Godspeed, brothers and sisters. You fought the good fight. Now rest in peace…
PoliceOne Member since 12/22/2011 End of Service: 12/20/2013
By PoliceOne Staff
CHEROKEE COUNTY, Ala. — A Centre police officer, a woman, and her child were killed Friday in a two-car crash in Cherokee County.
Charity Sloane Brewster was driving with her two children when she swerved off the road and overcorrected, losing control of the vehicle and crashing into Officer Jeffrey Hugh Bryant’s patrol car, according to Al.com.
Bryant, 51, Brewster, 24, and her 2-year-old son were killed in the crash. A second child was flown to a nearby hospital in serious condition, according to ODMP.
Alabama State Troopers are investigating the crash.
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