Prince George’s County Police Department (PGCPD) Cpl. Marquette Turner died on Sunday, Sept. 29, after suffering a medical emergency, authorities said.

“The Prince George’s County Police family is mourning the loss of one of our own. Corporal Marquette Turner died Sunday morning during a medical emergency,” the department said in a post on their Facebook page.

The Washington, D.C., native died at Southern Maryland Hospital, according to the Prince George’s County Police Retired Association.

PGCPD described Turner as a “well-liked, dedicated officer,” who spent most of his career assigned to the Bureau of Patrol–at the District IV station in Oxon Hill.

“He loved serving others in the military and as a police officer and he truly loved the Washington Redskins,” the department said.

Turner served in the U.S. Army prior to joining PGCPD 16 years ago.

Turner left behind four children, siblings, his mother and many family members.

He is also survived by “his family here at the Prince George’s County Police Department,” the department’s post reads.

“We offer our deepest condolences to his entire family,” PGCPD said.

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