The Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office established an Honor Guard in memory of Lt. Michael Lutz and Deputy Robert Tanner, who died in the line of duty. The mission of the Muskingum County Sheriff’s Office Honor Guard is to honor all men and women serving in the military and law enforcement by preserving tradition and instilling pride throughout the community at a variety of ceremonies including funerals, parades and other special activities.
The Honor Guard, formed in 2006 under the authority of Sheriff Robert J. Stephenson, is available upon request to appear at ceremonies and events.
The Honor Guard is comprised of Det. Brady Hittle, Dep Jay Lawhorne, Dep Tony Angelo and Dep Ryan Williams.
For more information on the Honor Guard, contact Sheriff Lutz or Det. Brady Hittle at 740.452.3637 or by email.