MANY, La – Sheriff Aaron Mitchell sadly reports Arnold C. “Jack” Staton passed away Friday afternoon, May 14, 2021. Staton was 72 years old.
Staton started working at the Sheriff’s Office on December 30, 1983 and he retired on November 6, 2014. Staton started his 31-year law enforcement career at the Sabine Parish Jail under Sheriff Alfice Brumley. Staton then worked patrol and investigations where he achieved rank of Lieutenant under Sheriff Guffey Lynn Pattison.
Staton retired as the Chief Detective of the Criminal Investigations Division under Sheriff Ronny Richardson.
Staton moved from Zwolle to Toledo Bend Lake where he enjoyed his retirement.
Sheriff Mitchell and his staff extend their sympathies and prayers to Staton’s family.