Deputy Sheriff Adolfo Celis

Deputy Sheriff Adolfo Celis

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California

End of Watch Wednesday, April 18, 1883

Adolfo Celis

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.

Bio

  • Age 32
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Accidental)

accidental discharge

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Rest easy Deputy Celis. You are not forgotten.

Deputy Sheriff LASD
Class 295

April 19, 2016

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