Wednesday, November 23, 2016

Line of Duty Death Deputy Sheriff Eric Oliver

Deputy Sheriff Eric Oliver | Nassau County Sheriff's Office, Florida

Deputy Sheriff Eric Oliver
Nassau County Sheriff's Office, Florida

End of Watch: Tuesday, November 22, 2016
Bio & Incident Details
Age: 32
Military veteran
Cause: Struck by vehicle
Weapon: Automobile
Offender: At large

Deputy Sheriff Eric Oliver was struck and killed by a vehicle while involved in a foot pursuit of a subject near the intersection of County Road 200 and Chester Road at approximately 7:30 am.
He and another deputy had responded to backup several United States Border Patrol agents who were interviewing several subjects at a gas station. One of the subjects being questioned fled on foot with Deputy Oliver and the second deputy in pursuit. Deputy Oliver was struck by a vehicle as he chased the subject across the roadway.
The man being pursued remains at large.
Deputy Oliver was a U.S. Navy veteran. He is survived by his wife and 6-year-old daughter.

Please contact the following agency to send condolences or to obtain funeral arrangements:

Sheriff Bill Leeper
Nassau County Sheriff's Office
76001 Bobby Moore Circle
Yulee, FL 32097
Phone: (904) 225-5174

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