Deputy Sheriff Gilbert Byrd Burchfield

Deputy Sheriff Gilbert Byrd Burchfield

Saline County Sheriff's Office, Arkansas

End of Watch Thursday, July 15, 1847

Gilbert Byrd Burchfield

Deputy Sheriff Gilbert Burchfield was shot and killed while attempting to serve a warrant on a subject.

The man opened fire on the posse, killing Deputy Burchfield and a special deputy.

Deputy Burchfield was survived by his wife and four children.

Bio

  • Age 35
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Rifle
  • Offender Not available

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Rest in peace Deputy Sheriff Burchfield. Glad to post the first reflection for a man of character.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis

April 1, 2017

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