FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – The Fort Lauderdale Police Department says one of its officers has died from COVID.
“It is with a heavy heart and great sadness that the Fort Lauderdale Police Department announces the passing of Officer Jennifer Sepot,” the department wrote in a release.READ MORE: French Forces Kill ISIS Leader Believed To Be Responsible For Sgt. La David Johnson’s Death
According to FLPD, Sepot had been with the department since 2017.READ MORE: COVID Booster Shot Confusion Ahead Of FDA Advisory Committee Meeting
Sepot is survived by her husband and young child.
“We are asking everyone to keep the Sepot family and the Fort Lauderdale Police Department in your thoughts and prayers during this difficult time,” FLPD wrote.MORE NEWS: Rodney Rodriguez, Driver In High-Speed Crash That Killed 3, Finally Booked Into Jail
CBS4 offers its condolences to the Sepot family as well as the Fort Lauderdale Police Department.