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Policeman William J. Kelly | Austin Police Department, Nevada Austin Police Department, Nevada

Policeman

William J. Kelly

Austin Police Department, Nevada

End of Watch: Sunday, August 6, 1876

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 35

Tour: 6 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Stabbed

Weapon: Edged weapon; Knife

Offender: Charged with murder

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Policeman William Kelly was stabbed to death after being ambushed and attacked by a woman whom he had given a warning to earlier in the day.

The subject and another woman had been involved in a fight that Policeman Kelly broke up. The woman who stabbed him was charged with murder.

Policeman Kelly had served with the Austin Police Department for six years.

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Officer Kelly,
On today, the 138th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Austin.

R.i.P.
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Anonymous
United States Border Patrol
August 6, 2015

 

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