Bio & Incident Details
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Offender: Convicted of manslaughter
Deputy Sheriff Lewis Blevins was shot and killed as he and the sheriff conducted a raid on bootleggers.
Five men were arrested and charged with his murder. All five were convicted of manslaughter. Two were sentenced to 10 years in prison. One was sentenced to one to 5 years. The other two received suspended sentences.
Deputy Blevins was survived by his wife and three children.