Deputy Sheriff William C. Williams, Jr.

Deputy Sheriff William C. Williams, Jr.

Harris County Sheriff's Office, Texas

End of Watch Wednesday, April 16, 1930

William C. Williams, Jr.

Deputy Williams was accidentally shot and killed by an informant while the informant and several deputies were conducting a liquor raid near Satsuma. Deputy Williams remained outside of the barn while the other deputies and the informant went inside to conduct a search. The informant began searching for more suspects when he saw the silhouette of Deputy Williams outside. Thinking Deputy Williams was a suspect he ordered him to stop. When Deputy Williams shined his flashlight at the informant the man opened fire, killing him.

Bio

  • Age 23
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Accidental)

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Rest in Peace Deputy William C. Williams Jr.. Thank You for your Service and Sacrifice Protecting the citizens of Harris County, Texas.

Senior Special Agent B.L. Sherwood (Ret)
Port Terminal Railroad Police Houston, Texas

April 18, 2016

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