Sergeant Mike Wilson / Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office, Florida
End of Watch: Monday, August 5, 2013
Bio & Incident Details / Age: 42 / Tour: 20 years / Badge # Not Available
Cause: Gunfire / Incident Date: 8/5/2013 / Weapon: Gun; Unknown type /
Sergeant Mike Wilson was shot and killed while responding to a domestic violence call at an apartment complex on Veterans Boulevard in Port Charlotte.
The call involved a man in a physical fight with his wife and son. As Sergeant Wilson walked up to the stairs to the apartment the male subject emerged and opened fire from the second floor landing, striking Sergeant Wilson in the chest above his vest.
The subject then committed suicide.
Sergeant Wilson had served with the Charlotte County Sheriff’s Office for 20 years. He is survived by his wife and three children.