CENTER, TX, August 30, 2023 – Deputy Matthew Pierson of the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office was involved in a fatal vehicle accident that occurred yesterday morning in Center, Texas. The details of the accident are currently under investigation.
The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office and the community at large are mourning the loss of Deputy Pierson. He was known for his dedication to public service and commitment to the community he served. Authorities are urging the public to keep Deputy Pierson, his family, and his colleagues at the Shelby County Sheriff’s Office in their thoughts and prayers during this difficult time.
The accident serves as a somber reminder of the risks that law enforcement officers take each day in the line of duty. Thank you, Deputy Pierson, for your service to the community.