Jeremy Triche was a deputy at St. John Parish, Louisiana.
Thursday, he and another officer were killed- ambushed during an investigation.
Two others also injured.
Triche was a starting catcher at SAU in 2006 and 2007. His coach said he was a great ballplayer and a great human being.
He leaves behind a wife and a two year old son.
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