Deputy Sheriff Laurence Finley

Deputy Sheriff Laurence Finley

Logan County Sheriff's Office, West Virginia

End of Watch Saturday, July 30, 1921

Laurence Finley

Deputy Laurence Finley was shot and killed in Mallory as he and his brother attempted to arrest two men who were drunk on moonshine.

One of the suspects was also killed in the shooting. The second suspect was apprehended.

Bio

  • Age 41
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Shot and killed

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To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 92nd anniversary year of your death. I am priviliged to be among the first to leave a tribute to you. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered. Rest In Peace

Phyllis Lasater Loya
mom of fallen Pittsburg (CA) officer Larry Lasater

January 23, 2013

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