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Sheriff E. M. Boyles | Marshall County Sheriff's Department, Alabama Marshall County Sheriff's Department, Alabama

Sheriff

E. M. Boyles

Marshall County Sheriff's Department, Alabama

End of Watch: Thursday, May 17, 1951

Bio & Incident Details

Age: Not available

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Incident Date: 5/17/1951

Weapon: Gun; Unknown type

Suspect: Released from prison

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Sheriff Boyles, Chief Deputy Bennett, and Chief of Police Leonard Floyd, of the Boaz Police Department, were shot and killed while attempting to serve a warrant at a residence. Several suspects were wounded in the shootout. The men were convicted of the murders but have since been released from prison.

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Chief of Police Leonard J. Floyd
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End of Watch: Thursday, May 17, 1951
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Your heroism and service is honored today, the 61rst anniversary of your death. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered.

Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Loya
Mom of fallen California Officer Larry Lasater, Pittsburg PD, eow 4/24/05
May 18, 2012

 

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