Police Officer James Marion Sings

Police Officer James Marion Sings

Wadesboro Police Department, North Carolina

End of Watch Wednesday, July 20, 1910

James Marion Sings

Officer Sings was shot and killed while walking a suspect to jail whom he had arrest for drinking in public and shooting a gun on a public street. One of the man's friends walked up to the two and fatally shot Officer Sings.

Officer Sings had served with the agency for 10 years. He was survived by his wife and six children.

Bio

  • Age 47
  • Tour 10 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Not available

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100 years ago today you made the ulimate sacrifice, laying down your life fighting injustice. Today as it is everyday your memory is being honored. Officer Sings you will never be forgotten. Thank you for your service and your sacrifice. Rest in peace brother. You earned it.

LEO 189
N.C.

July 20, 2011

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