Hundreds remembered Charlotte County Deputy Christopher Taylor at funeral today

PUNTA GORDA (WSNN) - A painful goodbye in Punta Gorda today, for a young Charlotte County deputy who died in the line of duty. A sad day on the Sun...

December 1, 2022
2:04 PM

PUNTA GORDA (WSNN) - A painful goodbye in Punta Gorda today, for a young Charlotte County deputy who died in the line of duty. A sad day on the Suncoast as we mourn the loss of Christopher Taylor."This is hard; it hurts," said CCSO Sheriff Bill Prummell. "It hurts all of us. And we ask why a promising young man was taken from us so early?"Hundreds gathered at the Babcock Ranch Field House in Punta Gorda, Wednesday morning to honor Taylor."Christopher knew at an early age that law enforcement was what he wanted to do," said Doreen Pereira, Taylor's aunt.