Deputy sheriff dies while working security www.privateofficer.com
Fifty-five-year-old Lamont Reid was pronounced dead at a St. Louis hospital on Friday. Cause of death has not been determined.
Reid was a 20-year veteran of the St. Clair County Sheriff’s Department. He was working at his second job as a security guard for MetroLink when he collapsed.
St. Clair County Sheriff Mearl Justus called Reid “a cop’s cop” and the kind of employee that every boss wants.