Deputy Sheriff Earl M. Taylor

Deputy Sheriff Earl M. Taylor

Monroe County Sheriff's Office, Tennessee

End of Watch Wednesday, May 25, 1966

Earl M. Taylor

Deputy Taylor was shot and killed while delivering a death notice to a home on Ballplay Road. The occupant of the home was mentally disturbed and believed that the deputy was there to take him to the hospital. The suspect opened fire on Deputy Taylor, killing him.


  • Age 41
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Not available

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