Local student awarded with Det. David White Scholarship
CLAY COUNTY, Fla. -- A local student just became the first recipient of the scholarship fund dedicated to the memory of Detective Dave White.
Zach Cox, 19, from Green Cove Springs was awarded the Detective David White law enforcement scholarship, which helps send prospective officers to the law enforcement academy.
Cox will attend the St. Johns River State College Basic Law Enforcement Academy.
The scholarship fund is dedicated to Detective White, a local husband and father, who was killed during a raid on a drug house.
Cox currently works as a Civilian Control Room Operator in the Clay County Jail. His dream is to become a deputy sheriff with the Clay County Sheriff's Office.
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