Deputy Sheriff Tom Walsh

Deputy Sheriff Tom Walsh

Union County Sheriff's Department, Iowa

End of Watch Monday, December 4, 1899

Tom Walsh

Deputy Sheriff Tom Walsh was shot and killed by a man when he made a visit to the man's farm to serve him with legal papers.

The subject surrendered to local law enforcement officials later the same day. He was convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to life in prison on April 11th, 1900.

Bio

  • Age 23
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Sentenced to life

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

Officer 11169

January 3, 2014

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