Sen. Luchini offers condolences on the loss of Hancock County Deputy Sheriff Luke Gross

Posted: September 23, 2021 | Senator Luchini

AUGUSTA – Sen. Louie Luchini, D-Ellsworth, issued the following statement today addressing the tragic loss of Hancock County Sheriff Deputy Luke Gross. Deputy Gross was struck and killed by a motor vehicle Thursday morning while investigating a report of a vehicle off the road on Route 3 in Trenton.

“Early this morning, Deputy Gross was upholding his duty to protect and serve the people of Hancock County and assisting a person in our community when he was tragically killed in the line of duty. My deepest sympathies and condolences go out to his family, especially his wife and children, his friends, his fellow officers, and our whole community. His commitment to the people of Hancock County will never be forgotten. Each year, we recognize the Maine law enforcement officers lost in the line of duty at the Memorial Service for fallen officers held at the State Capitol; our hearts will all be heavier this year remembering Deputy Gross.”