Thousands Attend Funeral for Boone Co. Deputy

The Celebration of Life for Boone County Deputy Jacob Pickett took place Friday morning at Connection Pointe Christian Church in Brownsburg.

The 34-year-old Pickett was honored by friends, family, and fellow officers from around Indiana and the country.

He was fatally shot March 2nd during a foot chase with fleeing suspects in Lebanon.

Indiana Governor Eric Holcomb said during Pickett’s funeral Pickett’s killing is a reminder “that evil exists in this world, lurking in dark corners.”

Pickett was a married father of two.

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