Chief of Police

New Ellenton Police Department

Aiken County
Wednesday, January 28, 2009

Age: 55 years

Service: 6 years

Cause: Automobile accident

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Chief Johnny Hamilton was killed in an automobile accident while en route to the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy in Columbia. His patrol car collided with another vehicle at the intersection of Walker Street and Poole Road in the town of Perry.