Tarrant County Sheriff's Office has expressed the loss of one of its own.
Charles Holt served the department for around six-years. He was diagnosed with
COVID-19 Last week and died Tuesday.
was a father of three young sons, including the oldest one of just 12 years
sheriff stated that Holt served the department for six years and had already
marked his niche. He left behind his wife and three young sons. At 36 years of
age, he lost his battle with COVID-19 Tuesday. The virus took his life quickly.
He was diagnosed with COVID-19 last Thursday only.
County Sheriff Bill Waybourn said, "He was a leader. He carried himself
well in the jail,"
was awesomely respected, and everybody knew that if they needed help, they
could depend on Charles," he added.
sheriff said, "He had three wonderful little boys at home that I think had
the fullest regards for him,"
boys expressed to her, 'It's ok. We know that dad completed his assignment and
gone on home.'"
added, "We've had numerous officers diagnosed with COVID. Some of them
have been very light,"
Holt is the first one to die from the virus. He will be remembered as a hero.