Officer Webb Sistrunk was shot in the line of duty on Sunday, May 19, 2019 along with officer Evan Elliott and officer Will Buechner, who was fatally wounded. Officer Sistrunk was shot in the right shoulder and sustained a critical injury. He was airlifted and has been in ICU at Piedmont Columbus Hospital and will continue to undergo a number of medical procedures going forward. Your support will help fund medical and living expenses that exceed the present resources.
Officer Sistrunk is an eight year veteran of the Auburn Police Department and is a K-9 officer with his partner, Leon. Leon was with Webb during this incident and was shot at, but was not injured. Leon's third birthday is coming up in July and his favorite toy is a tennis ball.
Thank you for your support and continued prayers for our officer.