Deputy Sheriff John Myers

Deputy Sheriff John Myers

Gunnison County Sheriff's Office, Colorado

End of Watch Tuesday, April 24, 1894

John Myers

Deputy Myers was shot and killed as he attempted to serve a warrant on a man in Doyleville. The fled into his home and opened fire on the deputy with a rifle, mortally wounding him. The suspect fled the area but was later shot and killed by the county sheriff.

Deputy Myers had served with the agency for only 1 month. He was survived by his wife and child.

Bio

  • Age 43
  • Tour 1 month
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Rifle
  • Offender Shot and killed

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Rest in Peace, Deputy Myers. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

January 26, 2012

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