City Marshal Albert R. Gooch

City Marshal Albert R. Gooch

Nocona Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Sunday, January 13, 1929

Albert R. Gooch

Marshal Albert Gooch was shot and killed while serving a search warrant at a home with another officer.

The homeowner was convicted of the murder and sentenced to 5 years in prison.

Marshal Gooch's successor was shot and killed in the line of duty 9 months later.

Bio

  • Age 45
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Sentenced to 5 years

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Marshal Gooch,
On today, the 90th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Nocona. And to your Family and loved ones, I wish to extend my deepest sympathy.

R.I.P.
USBP

Anonymous
United States Border Patrol

January 13, 2019

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