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Deputy Sheriff William L. McCain | Elmore County Sheriff's Office, Alabama Elmore County Sheriff's Office, Alabama

Deputy Sheriff

William L. McCain

Elmore County Sheriff's Office, Alabama

End of Watch: Saturday, October 6, 1906

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 49

Tour: 4 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Shotgun

Offender: Sentenced to life

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Deputy Sheriff William McClain was shot and killed from ambush by a juvenile offender who was seeking retaliation for being arrested.

The subject was convicted of Deputy McClain's murder and sentenced to life in prison.

Deputy McClain had served with the Elmore County Sheriff's Office for four years. He was survived by his wife and nine children.

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Deputy Sheriff McClain,
On today, the 110th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Elmore County.

R.I.P.
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Anonymous
United States Border Patrol
October 6, 2016

 

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