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Deputy City Marshal Albertus Sweet | Belton Police Department, Texas Belton Police Department, Texas

Deputy City Marshal

Albertus Sweet

Belton Police Department, Texas

End of Watch: Friday, December 9, 1881

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 38

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Shotgun

Offender: Acquitted

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Deputy Sweet was shot and killed after attempting to stop the ambush of another Deputy. When Deputy sweet learned of a plot to ambush another Deputy City Marshal he informed that Deputy of the plot, deputized two men and confronted the two suspects. A gunfight ensued and Deputy Sweet was shot and killed by one suspects with a shotgun. Both men were eventually apprehended but acquitted at trial.

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December 9, 2015

 

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