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Deputy Sheriff Adolfo Celis | Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California

Deputy Sheriff

Adolfo Celis

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California

End of Watch: Wednesday, April 18, 1883

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Age: 32

Tour: Not available

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Cause: Gunfire (Accidental)

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Deputy Sheriff Adolfo Celis was accidentally shot and killed when a rifle fell out of a wagon and discharged as he and two other deputies were traveling on official business.

He was with several other deputies, preparing to make camp approximately one-quarter mile from San Fernando, when his rifle discharged as he adjusted the wagon seat. The round struck him in the abdomen, killing him.

Deputy Celis also served as a member of the local fire department. He was survived by his wife and two children.

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Rest easy Deputy Celis. You are not forgotten.

Deputy Sheriff LASD
Class 295
April 19, 2016

 

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