NewsLocal News / March 6, 2018

Friday Funeral Set For Slain Boone County Sheriff's Deputy

Services for 34-year-old Deputy Jacob Pickett will begin with visitation Thursday afternoon at the funeral home of Crown Hill Cemetery.Boone County, Boone County Sheriff's Department, Jacob Pickett2018-03-06T00:00:00-05:00
Friday Funeral Set For Slain Boone County Sheriff's Deputy

Boone County Sheriff's Deputy Jacob Pickett.

Indiana State Police

LEBANON, Ind. (AP) — The funeral for a slain central Indiana sheriff's deputy is set for Friday in his hometown.

The Boone County Sheriff's Department says services for 34-year-old Deputy Jacob Pickett will begin with visitation 2-7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home of Crown Hill Cemetery in Indianapolis. Pickett's funeral will begin at 11 a.m. Friday at Connection Pointe Christian Church in Brownsburg.

The Boone County prosecutor has scheduled a Tuesday afternoon news conference to announce formal charges in Friday's fatal shooting of Pickett during a foot chase in Lebanon.

Twenty-one-year-old Anthony Baumgardt has been jailed on preliminary murder and other charges in Pickett's death.

Robert Baumgardt tells WTHR-TV that his son quit school at 15 and got caught up in drugs and related crimes.

 

 

Related News

Save The Nickel Plate Spokesperson Says Residents Have Been Left In The Dark
Indianapolis Police Chief Says Body Cameras A Top Goal
Fresh Produce Market Opens At Downtown Transit Center