City Marshal Charles Batterson

City Marshal Charles Batterson

Marysville Police Department, Kansas

End of Watch Wednesday, April 6, 1898

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Charles Batterson

Marshal Batterson was assaulted and beaten to death while assisting the county Sheriff at the jail. Marshal Batterson was acting as jailer for the night. As he slept three inmates escaped from their cells and attacked him and beat him to death. The three escaped but were all eventually apprehended.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Assault
  • Weapon Person
  • Offender Apprehended


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Rest in Peace, Marshal Batterson. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

February 4, 2014

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