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HCSO Investigates Social Media Post – UPDATED INFORMATION


The HCSO is confirming that the photo depicting an HCSO uniformed deputy is Deputy Carl Ritchey.

In regards to his employment status, Deputy Ritchey is currently on medical leave that began on May 28th and presently his status remains the same.

The investigations into this social media post remain active.

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