City Marshal A. E. Cook

City Marshal A. E. Cook

Como Marshal's Office, Colorado

End of Watch Saturday, April 7, 1894

A. E. Cook

City Marshal A.E. Cook was shot and killed when he went to a house to quiet down a loud party.

A subject opened the door and immediately shot Marshal Cook three times and then beat him over the head, causing severe head injuries. He died a short time later.

The subject was convicted of Marshal Cook's murder and sentenced to death.

Marshal Cook was survived by his wife and three children.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Sentenced to death

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You are never forgotten, Marshal Cook. Thank your for your service, and sacrifice.

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February 28, 2016

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