Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 14 years
Badge # Not available
Cause: Gunfire (Accidental)
Marshal Randy A. Stephens was killed after being shot while on a stakeout assignment.
During the stakeout, the suspect was spotted and a foot chase ensued. He and three other marshals, who were all in plainclothes, were chasing the suspect when Marshal Stephens was shot by an off duty officer who mistook him for a gunman. The round struck him in the lower body, causing major bleeding.
Marshal Stephens is survived by his wife and six children.