After the procession, the ACSO thanked the community for its support.
"On behalf of Our Sheriff, Team 1 Night Shift and the Men and Women who faithfully serve the citizens of Alachua County, we Thank You for Supporting Our Fallen Deputy as he was taken to his rest," said an ACSO Facebook post.
Taryn Ashby is a Mainstreet Daily News reporter based in Gainesville. She earned a bachelor’s degree in communications, specializing in journalism, and a graduate certificate in new media and journalism from Villanova University. Taryn loves participating in sports and outdoor activities, especially going to the beach.
C.J. Gish is the senior editor for Mainstreet Daily News. He is a Pacific Northwest transplant who grew up in Oregon and moved to Florida in 2018. C.J. has spent more than 30 years in media, public relations and marketing, including stints as a newspaper reporter, working at two TV stations (FOX and ABC) in Boise, and as a media specialist for Eastern Oregon University. C.J. enjoys sports, especially the NFL and NBA, and is the father to three amazing adult children.
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