Deputy Sheriff Edward Scotten

Deputy Sheriff Edward Scotten

Sumner County Sheriff's Office, Kansas

End of Watch Tuesday, September 2, 1884

Edward Scotten

Deputy Scotten succumbed to a gunshot wound received three weeks earlier when he was attempting to stop several cowboys from shooting up the town. He was shot in the neck, causing paralysis until his death.

Bio

  • Age Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Incident Date Tuesday, August 12, 1884
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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Rest in Peace, Deputy Scotten. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

February 4, 2014

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