Poteet Police Department, Texas
End of Watch Wednesday, June 29, 2022
Reserve Officer Jeffrey Richardson was struck and killed by a drunk driver while directing traffic at a construction zone in the 11700 block of N MoPac Expressway in Austin.
He was working a secondary employment assignment when he was struck at about 2:00 am. The driver who struck him was arrested and charged with intoxicated assault.
Officer Richardson served in law enforcement for nine years. He is survived by his wife and five children.