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Sheriff Samuel Grimmett | Montgomery County Sheriff's Office, Texas Montgomery County Sheriff's Office, Texas

Sheriff

Samuel Grimmett

Montgomery County Sheriff's Office, Texas

End of Watch: Sunday, April 11, 1847

Bio & Incident Details

Age: Not available

Tour: 9 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Incident Date: 3/27/1847

Weapon: Handgun

Offender: Lynched

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Sheriff Samuel Grimmett succumbed to gunshot wounds sustained two weeks earlier when he was ambushed while in the performance of his duties.

The subject who murdered him was lynched by an angry mob.

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We cannot fully honor our heroes of the present without honoring our heroes of the past, Your heroism and service is honored today, the 168th anniversary year 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. We shall never forget any of our heroes.

Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Lasater Loya
mom of fallen officer Larry Lasater
February 13, 2015

 

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