Wicomico County Sheriff’s Deputy Killed After A Shooting Sunday Night

Deputy Glenn Hilliard

16 year veteran killed trying to apprehend fugitive.

Pittsville, Md. (NS) – A Wicomico County Sheriff’s Deputy was killed trying to apprehend a fugitive on Sunday night.

Officials said Deputy First Class Glenn Hilliard, who is a 16 year veteran with the Sheriff’s Office, attempted to arrest a fugitive who had several felony warrants on Sunday.

The subject was seen leaving an apartment complex in Pittsville and a foot chase began.

Deputy Hilliard was fatally shot during the pursuit.

After an extensive manhunt, the subject was captured and arrested.

Hilliard leaves behind a wife and three children. He was 41 years old.