Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 3 years, 6 months
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Incident Date: 11/27/1900
Weapon: Handgun; .38 caliber
Offender: Shot and killed
Chief of Police William Strange succumbed to a gunshot wound sustained the previous day while attempting to make an arrest.
The subject was shot and killed by a citizen posse.
Chief Strange had served with Lake City Police Department two different times for a total of 3-1/2 years. He was survived by his wife, two daughters, and son.