Deputy Sheriff William H. Humble

Deputy Sheriff William H. Humble

Kiowa County Sheriff's Office, Oklahoma

End of Watch Tuesday, June 10, 1930

William H. Humble

Deputy William Humble was shot and killed by a man who held a grudge against the deputy. Deputy Humble had previously searched the man's home and filling station for illegal liquor.

On the afternoon on June 10, 1930, the man's wife flagged Deputy Humble down and told him the man wanted to see him. When Deputy Humble entered the man's home he was fatally shot.

Deputy Humble was survived by his wife.


  • Age 44
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

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

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Thank you for your service and sacrifice.

Human Resources/Grants management Wes Hu
Licking County Sheriff's Office.

December 23, 2016

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