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Constable William Harvey Johnson | Genesee County Sheriff's Office, New York Genesee County Sheriff's Office, New York


William Harvey Johnson

Genesee County Sheriff's Office, New York

End of Watch: Friday, March 15, 1895

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 44

Tour: 1 year, 2 months

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Handgun; Revolver

Offender: Committed suicide

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Constable Johnson was shot and killed when he attempted to execute an arrest warrant.

Constable Johnson went to a home in the Town of Batavia to execute the warrant. When he arrived, the suspect shot and killed him. The suspect then committed suicide.

Constable Johnson had served as Town Constable for 14 months and had been re-appointed to the position just four days before his death. He was survived by his wife.

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