Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 12 years
Badge # 1
Weapon: Gun; Unknown type
Offender: Convicted of capital murder
Sheriff Cecil Cyrus was shot and killed while attempting to arrest a suspect who had escaped during a rape trial. The suspect attempted to commit suicide after murdering Sheriff Cyrus.
He was convicted of capital murder in connection with Sheriff Cyrus' murder.
Sheriff Cyrus had served with the agency for 12 years. He is survived by his wife and three children.