County Policeman George W. Crawford

County Policeman George W. Crawford

Laurens County Police Department, Georgia

End of Watch Saturday, May 21, 1921

George W. Crawford

County Policeman George Crawford was shot and killed when two brothers opened fire as he and another county policeman attempted to raid a liquor house.

The officers returned fire killing one suspect. The other suspect fled from the house and escaped. Later that day he was shot and killed by a posse.

The Laurens County Police Department no longer exist.

Bio

  • Age 35
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Rifle
  • Offender Shot and killed

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I would like to thank all the people that respected my grandfather and his service to the law in Lauren's County

Carlan LeMaster
grandaughter

August 30, 2015

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