NC officer dies at end of shift, cause unknown

Jefferson officer Thomas Beamer was a 14 year veteran

Duty Death: Officer Thomas Beamer - [Jefferson, North Carolina]

PoliceOne Staff

JEFFERSON, N.C. — A patrolman from Ashe County died at the end of his shift, according to

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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