Walton County deputy found dead at home www.privateofficer.com
Walton County Fla Sept 27 2010 The Walton County Sheriff’s Office was investigating the death of one of its own Sunday night.
Sheriff’s Deputy Todd McQuillan was found dead in his home.
At the present time the cause of death is unknown, however there appears to be no signs of foul play.
Deputy McQuillian has been employed with the Sheriff’s Office since October 2004 and has worked as a school resource officer and a uniform patrol deputy.
Sergeant Artie Rodriguez, school resource deputy supervisor, is shocked and saddened by the passing of Deputy McQuillian.
“Todd was such a mentor to the students at Freeport Middle School, and he will be greatly missed by the students, faculty, and parents,” said Rodriguez.
A friend found Deputy McQuillian deceased at home and notified EMS at approximately 4:24 p.m. today. EMS arrived at approximately 4:30 p.m..
“We are all very saddened by the loss of Deputy McQuillian. Todd was such a fine man and served his profession well. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his family and friends,” said Sheriff Michael Adkinson.