Deputy passes away after emergency surgery

Deputy passes away after emergency surgery
Deputy Lynn Smith (Source: White County Sheriff's Office via Facebook)

WHITE COUNTY, AR (KAIT) - A White County sheriff's deputy passed away Sunday following an emergency surgery.

Deputy Lynn Smith had the surgery due to complications from another surgical procedure earlier in the week, a post from the White County Sheriff's Office stated.

The deputy never recovered and died around 9 p.m.

A prayer circle has been organized for Monday morning at 7:15 at the Riverview Football Stadium. Deputy Smith was a school resource officer there.

Funeral arrangements have not yet been announced.

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