Deputy Sheriff Pomeroy Vrelland

Deputy Sheriff Pomeroy Vrelland

Gallatin County Sheriff's Department, Montana

End of Watch Friday, October 10, 1919

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Pomeroy Vrelland

Deputy Vrelland and Deputy Sheriff Frank Curtice were shot and killed as they attempted to arrest a man for assaulting his employer. The suspect was shot and killed the next day by members of a posse.


  • Age 38
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Shot and killed

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Deputy Sheriff Vrelland,
On today, the 98th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you to you and your Partner for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Gallatin County.


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October 10, 2017

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