Trooper First Class Shaft S. Hunter

Shaft S. Hunter End of Watch: 5/21/2011
Age: 39
Years of Service: 11
Cause of Death: Automobile Accident
National Memorial Panel: 49-W:28

Trooper Shaft Hunter was killed when his patrol car collided with the back of a tractor trailer that was parked on the shoulder of I-95 in Howard County at approximately 2:40 a.m. It is believed that he was pursuing a speeding motorcycle when the collision occurred.

Trooper Hunter was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran and had served with the Maryland State Police for 11 years. He is survived by his six children.​

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