You gave your all to protect and serve us, and for that we are eternally grateful.
Officer William Jacob Sprague, 30
Texarcana Texas Police Department
June 15, 2013 – Officer William Sprague responded to reports of a disturbance involving 100 people, or so, and as part of his investigation he attempted to speak to the driver of an SUV. As Officer Sprague approached the vehicle the driver accelerated, striking the officer. The driver then fled the scene.
Officer Sprague died as a result of the injuries he received. He is survived by his wife and son.