Deputy Sheriff Frank Lewis Yeager

Deputy Sheriff Frank Lewis Yeager

Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office, Oklahoma

End of Watch Thursday, November 16, 1911

Frank Lewis Yeager

Deputy Sheriff Frank Yeager was shot and killed while attempting to serve a writ of attachment to a man for a herd of a cattle.

The suspect shot him in the back with a rifle. The man later turned himself in.

Deputy Yeager had served with the Oklahoma County Sheriff's Office for only one week. He was survived by his wife and seven children.

Bio

  • Age 50
  • Tour 1 week
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Rifle; Winchester
  • Offender Apprehended

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Thank you all for the reflections and words of kindness for my great grandfather.

Michael T. Kruta
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March 27, 2012

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