Slain Deputy's Family Accepts Honor Certificate

Slain Deputy's Family Accepts Honor Certificate

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BALDWIN COUNTY, Ala. -

A man who spent his life helping others was honored today in Bay Minette.

The Sons of the American Revolution presented Andrea Ward, the wife of slain deputy Scott Ward, with the Law Enforcement Commendation certificate.

Andrea Ward, along with Deputy Ward's mother were on hand to accept the honor at Tuesday morning's Baldwin County Commission meeting.

Ward was killed November 23, 2012 answering a medical call. Sgt. Curtis Summerlin was also injured and continues to recover.

Sheriff Hoss Mack says he hopes Summerlin will be able to return to work sometime next month.

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