Deputy Sheriff
Asson Anthony Hacker
Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Department
Thursday, March 2, 2023

Age: 33
Served: 2 months
Badge #:
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Incident Details

Cause of Death:
Duty-related illness
Date/Time of Incident:
Thursday, March 2, 2023

Incident to Death Duration:
Same day
Incident Location:
100 East Walnut Street, Evansville
Incident County:
Incident Township:
Weapon Used:
Suspect Disposition:
Burial Place:
Blue Grass Cemetery, Evansville

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   Deputy Sheriff Asson Hacker died while participating in basic recruit training at the Southwest Indiana Law Enforcement Academy in Evansville.

   He felt ill during a physical tactics training exercise, became unresponsive and was transported to Deaconess Midtown Hospital where he never regained consciousness.

   Deputy Sheriff Hacker is survived by his wife, Kourtney (née Crockett); sons, Kendrick, Kyrie, Kayden Hacker and Jayvin Hout; parents, Paul Hacker and Wanda LaLonde; brothers, Joshua Massop, Lij Hacker and Justice Hacker; and sisters, Niya (Ivan) Sosa and Alexis Hacker.

Historical Notes

• Deputy Sheriff Hacker is the first of two Indiana line of duty deaths in 2023.
• He is the third line of duty death of the Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Department.
• His line of duty death is the ninth that has originated from Vanderburgh County.
This memorial honors an officer whose line of duty death recently occurred and whose eligibility has not been conclusively determined.

Memorial contributions may be made to: Christian Fellowship Church, c/o The Hacker Family, 4100 Millersburg Road, Evansville, IN 47725-7361.


Sheriff Noah Robinson
Vanderburgh County Sheriff's Department
3500 North Harlan Avenue
Evansville, Indiana 47711-2300
(812) 421-6203

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