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Deputy Sheriff Homer Adrean | Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office, Oklahoma Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office, Oklahoma

Deputy Sheriff

Homer Adrean

Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office, Oklahoma

End of Watch: Saturday, August 28, 1920

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 42

Tour: 8 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Handgun

Offender: Shot and killed

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Deputy Sheriff Homer Adrean and Agent Stanton Weiss, of the United States Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms were shot and killed when they raided a house searching for illegal whiskey. Another deputy was wounded in the incident.

One of the suspect was shot and killed at the scene and the other was hanged by an angry mob who removed him from the jail.

Deputy Adrean had served with the Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office for eight years. He was survived by his wife and two children.

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Federal Prohibition Agent Stanton E. Weiss
United States Department of the Treasury - Internal Revenue Service - Prohibition Unit, U.S. Government
End of Watch: Saturday, August 28, 1920
Cause: Gunfire

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Deputy Sheriff Adrean,
On today, the 91st anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Oklahoma County.

R.I.P.
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Anonymous
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August 28, 2011

 

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