Pierce County Sheriff’s Deputy Dies In The Line Of Duty
Spanaway, WA – A deputy with the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department passed away on Tuesday in the line of duty after suffering a medical emergency.
Shortly after 6 am a passerby saw Deputy Daryl Shuey unresponsive outside his patrol car and called 911. Medics and other deputies rushed to the scene and administered medical advice.
Deputy Shuey was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was pronounced dead. It appears Shuey had suffered a medical emergency.
Deputy Shuey worked the day shift and died shortly after his shift began. He had been with the department since 1994. He was a father and husband and well respected member of the community.
“We are asking all of you to keep Daryl, his family, and our deputies in your hearts today as we grieve his sudden passing,”
– Pierce County Sheriff’s Office
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the family and friends of Deputy Shuey.