Wetumpka High resource officer dies

Corporal Chris Deputy (Courtesy: Wetumpka PD)
Corporal Chris Deputy (Courtesy: Wetumpka PD)

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WETUMPKA, AL (WSFA) - Wetumpka school students lost a big supporter over the weekend.

Corporal Chris Deputy of the Wetumpka Police Department died early Sunday morning of a blood clot.

Deputy, who worked at the police department for the last 13 years, was a school resource officer at Wetumpka High School.

Police Chief Celia Dixon said Deputy was a driving force behind kids' events like the annual Kids for Christmas party.

Funeral arrangements were not immediately available.

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