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Sheriff John W. Love | Limestone County Sheriff's Department, Texas Limestone County Sheriff's Department, Texas

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John W. Love

Limestone County Sheriff's Department, Texas

End of Watch: Wednesday, April 18, 1877

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 35

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Location: Louisiana

Weapon: Gun; Unknown type

Offender: Shot and killed

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Sheriff John Love was shot and killed in Shreveport, Louisiana, while chasing several criminals. The suspects were then chased into a swamp by a posse and shot and killed.

Sheriff Love's body was returned to Grosebeck and he was buried in Tehuacana. He was survived by his wife and three siblings.

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Rest in Peace Sheriff John W. Love. Thank You for your Service and Sacrifice protecting the citizens of Limestone County, Texas.

I Pray that the hounds of hell forever gnaw at the rotting carcass' of your murderers.

Amen.

Senior Special Agent B.L. Sherwood (Ret)
Port Terminal Railroad Police Houston, Texas
April 18, 2016

 

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