TPD officer dies unexpectedly while off-duty

- In a Facebook post, Tampa Police just announced that one of their veteran officers has died while off duty.

The post says, "We are deeply saddened to share with you that this weekend we lost one of our Tampa Police family members. Master Patrol Officer Fred Arnold passed away unexpectedly during an off duty incident.

"Officer Arnold proudly served the community for 27 years and volunteered countless hours to mentoring young teens in our Police Explorer program. He will truly be missed. Please keep Officer Arnold's family and friends in your thoughts."

 

Up Next:


Up Next

  • TPD officer dies unexpectedly while off-duty
  • Student arrested for bringing gun on bus
  • Registration begins for Metropolitan Ministries holiday meal
  • Navy vet gets free home rehab
  • Polk SO: Mother left baby alone to go to hookah lounge
  • Loud car causes scare at Lake Gibson High
  • Vigil for those lost to opioid addictions
  • Dunedin man with bombs, guns, bonds out of jail
  • Vandals tag cars, homes with gang symbols in Carrollwood
  • Big Cat Rescue treats animals to Halloween goodies