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Deputy Sheriff Robert Ned Clendennen | Limestone County Sheriff's Department, Texas Limestone County Sheriff's Department, Texas

Deputy Sheriff

Robert Ned Clendennen

Limestone County Sheriff's Department, Texas

End of Watch: Friday, May 21, 1875

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 25

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Rifle

Offender: Not available

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Deputy Clendennen was shot and killed while attempting to arrest a man who just set the County Courthouse on fire.

After setting the fire, which destroyed all the county's current and historical records, the suspect returned home. When a posse, including Deputy Clendennen, arrived, the suspect fled from his residence firing at the officers as he exited. Deputy Clendennen was struck and died at the scene.

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Rest in Peace Deputy Robert Ned Clendennen. Thank You for your Service and Sacrifice protecting the citizens of Limestone County, Texas.

I Pray for Peace for your Family and for the men and women that still serve Limestone County. I also Pray that the hounds of hell are gnawing on the bones of your murderer as his soul is being burned up in the lake of fire!

Amen

Senior Special Agent B.L. Sherwood (Ret)
Port Terminal Railroad Police Houston, TX
May 21, 2016

 

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