JEFFERSON, N.C. — A patrolman from Ashe County died at the end of his shift, according to WXII12.com.
Patrolman Thomas "Tommy" Andrew Beamer's cause of death has not been released. He had been an officer with the West Jefferson Police Department and was a part-time telecommunicator with the Ashe County Communications Center.
He began his career by joining the WJPD on Oct. 11, 1996.
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