Ross County Sheriff's Office
End of Watch: Wednesday, October 18, 2006

Biographical Info
Age: 66
Tour of Duty: 30 years
Badge Number: Not available

Incident Details
Cause of Death: Struck by vehicle
Date of Incident: Wednesday, October 18, 2006
Weapon Used: Not available
Suspect Info: Not available

Deputy Barnes was struck and killed by a vehicle while directing traffic at the scene of a previous accident on US 50 west of Chillicothe.

Deputy Barnes had served with the agency for 30 years. He had become a reserve deputy after serving as a regular deputy.

Agency Contact Information
Ross County Sheriff's Office
28 North Paint Street
Chillicothe, OH 45601

Phone: (740) 773-1186