Man charged with destroying roadside memorial for fallen Pulaski County sergeant
UPDATE: Feb. 15, 3:22 p.m.PULASKI COUNTY, Va. - Authorities have arrested the man they say is responsible for destroying a memorial for a Pulaski County sergeant. John Logan Davidson is charged with reckless driving, destruction of property and leaving the scene of an accident, according to Pulaski County Commonwealth’s Attorney Justin Griffith. ORIGINAL STORYThe Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help finding the person(s) responsible for damaging the roadside memorial for Sgt. Perry Hodge Roadside Memorial Damage (Courtesy: Pulaski County Sheriff's Office) (Copyright 2021 by WSLS 10 - All rights reserved.) Perry Hodge Roadside Memorial (Courtesy: Pulaski County Sheriff's Office) (Copyright 2021 by WSLS 10 - All rights reserved.)
Judge denies bond for 26-year-old in connection with crash that killed Pulaski County deputy
PULASKI COUNTY, Va. – UPDATEThe man charged in a crash that killed a local deputy will remain behind bars. A judge denied bond for 26-year-old Michael Morris who was arrested for murder last month in a crash that killed Sgt. Perry Hodge of the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office. ORIGINAL STORYThe man authorities believe is responsible for the crash that killed a member of the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office is now in jail. Perry Hodge (Pulaski County Sheriff's Office)He faces four charges in connection with the Jan. 14 crash that killed Sgt.
Pulaski County deputy killed in Route 11 crash laid to rest
PULASKI, Va. – The Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office mourned one of their own on Sunday. Sergeant Perry Hodge, a well-known school resource officer in Pulaski County, was killed early Thursday when his truck was hit head-on while driving on Route 11 near Dublin. Deputies paid tribute to Hodge with a group ride from the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office to the funeral. Pulaski-based motorcycle club Faith Ryders stopped to pray at the Route 11 memorial before the funeral. Pulaski County Sheriff's OfficeCharges are pending against the other driver, 26-year-old Michael Morris of Pulaski.
Pulaski County school resource officer remembered by those he served
PULASKI, Va. – Shattered glass, broken plastic and a growing memorial now sit off Route 11 in Pulaski County. Kaden Duncan at the memorial site for Pulaski County Sheriff's Office Sgt. Perry Hodge (WSLS 10)The boy laid flowers near where Hodge, a sergeant with the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Office, took his final breaths. Sergeant Hodge was an excellent school resource officer and his loss leaves a huge void in our schools and the Pulaski County community as a whole. Pulaski County Sheriff's OfficeCharges are pending against the driver of the Chevrolet, Michael Morris, 26, of Pulaski, who was taken to a hospital to be treated for serious injuries, according to police.