Login | About Us | Contact Us | Search Connect With ODMP Facebook Twitter
ODMP Remembers...

Special Officer Williamson Murray Linker | Salisbury Police Department, North Carolina Salisbury Police Department, North Carolina

Special Officer

Williamson Murray Linker

Salisbury Police Department, North Carolina

End of Watch: Thursday, October 26, 1916

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 56

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Struck by vehicle

· Leave a Reflection
· Add to My Heroes
· Update this memorial

Share this memorial:
Email to a Friend

Special Officer Williamson Linker was struck and killed by a speeding automobile as he was directing traffic on West Innes Street.

Seconds before he was hit, another officer three blocks away, had taken down the vehicle's license number to prosecute the driver for speeding. The driver was convicted of manslaughter, placed on probation, and ordered to pay Officer Linker's widow $1,100.

Special Officer Linker was survived by his wife and six children.

Leave a Reflection · Update Memorial

View all 4 Reflections

Most Recent Reflection

Thank you for your service, you have not been forgotten my brother

Herb Fernandez
Detention Corporal
Midland County Sheriff's Office TX
Honor Guard Member
February 12, 2013

 

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now:

(will show below Reflection)
(will show below Reflection)
(e-mail remains private)
Remember my rank, agency and email address
I have read and agree to the Reflections Terms of Use
(revised 5/31/2012)
 
All 2017 Deaths