TAMPA, Fla. (WWSB) - The man accused of killing a Hillsborough County deputy in a crash is now facing murder charges.
According to the Hillsborough County Sheriff, Travis Zachary Gabriel Garrett, 28, is charged with first-degree murder after they say he deliberately crashed into the Cpl. Brian LaVigne’s cruiser during a pursuit.
Garrett is also facing other charges including DUI manslaughter, vehicular manslaughter, two counts of battery on a law enforcement officer, two counts of resisting arrest, felony criminal mischief and aggravated fleeing to elude.
LaVigne was set to retire and had one shift left in his career.