Constable Joseph Trescott

Constable Joseph Trescott

Charleston County Magistrate's Office, South Carolina

End of Watch Friday, January 6, 1893

Joseph Trescott

Constable Joseph Trescott was shot and killed as he and another constable attempted to serve a warrant on a man for attempting kill a plant foreman.

As the constables attempted to arrest the man he opened fire, killing Constable Trescott and wounding the other constable.


  • Age 37
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

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

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