Phillip Charles Anderson

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Department: 
Jerome County Sheriff's Department
Age: 
23
Tour of Duty: 
2 years
Badge Number: 
4113
Cause of Death: 
Gunfire
End of Watch: 
Wednesday, January 3, 2001

Corporal Phillip Anderson and Corporal James Moulson were shot and killed while they were serving a narcotics search warrant at a home. Both deputies were canine officers and wearing bulletproof vests. Upon entering the house, they were met with gunfire from the suspect inside. The suspect was also killed in the shootout. Corporal Anderson had been employed with the Jerome County Sheriff’s Department for two years.