Mercer County Chief Deputy Louis Collobert dies unexpectedly

Mercer County Deputy Lou Collobert

The Mercer County Sheriff’s Office reports Mercer County Chief Deputy Louis Collobert died unexpectedly Monday at his home.

Jail Administrator Travis Marts says Collobert served as a deputy sheriff in Platte County in the 1970s and 80s. He served Mercer County since 2000 and was also active with the Mercer Fire Protection District.

A Celebration of Life for Chief Deputy Louis Collobert will be Thursday afternoon at 2 o’clock at the Mercer Community Building in the City of Mercer.