Deputy Sheriff Robert F. Hagood

Deputy Sheriff Robert F. Hagood

Hunt County Sheriff's Office, Texas

End of Watch Wednesday, October 14, 1874

Robert F. Hagood

Deputy Sheriff Robert Hagood had followed horse thief James Glass to Marion and Cass counties in East Texas. Deputy Hagood was killed when he attempted to arrest James Glass.

On October 19, 19, 1874, the Hunt County Commissioners Court offered a $500 dollar reward for the arrest of the person or persons responsible for the murder of Deputy Hagood.

On December 2, 1875, the Hunt County Commissioners Court ordered the payment of the five hundred dollar reward to three men who had arrested and delivered James Glass to Hunt County Sheriff N.J. Ross.

No records were found as to the disposition of the murder charge.

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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Arrested

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Deputy Sheriff Hagood,
On today, the 141st anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Hunt County.

R.I.P.
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United States Border Patrol

October 14, 2015

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