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City Marshal Alphonso J. Wake | Rulo Police Department, Nebraska Rulo Police Department, Nebraska

City Marshal

Alphonso J. Wake

Rulo Police Department, Nebraska

End of Watch: Saturday, October 27, 1900

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 55

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Handgun

Offender: Sentenced to life

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Marshal Alphonso Wake was shot and killed by a suspect causing a disturbance in a local bar.

As Marshal Wake escorted the man out of the bar, the man suddenly produced a gun and fatally shot the marshal.

The suspect was convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to life in prison on December 12, 1900.

Marshal Wake was survived by his wife and seven children.

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Thanks for your service grandpa!!!

Tyler Wake
3x great grandson
July 15, 2014

 

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