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Corrections Officer Thomas Davis, Jr. | Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction, Ohio Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction, Ohio

Corrections Officer

Thomas Davis, Jr.

Ohio Department of Rehabilitation and Correction, Ohio

End of Watch: Thursday, June 25, 1992

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 47

Tour: 9 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Stabbed

Weapon: Edged weapon; Shank

Offender: Sentenced to 12 to 15 years

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Officer Davis was stabbed to death by a inmate who snuck up behind him and stabbed him in the back with a home-made knife.

The 32-year-old inmate was serving a life sentence for a murder conviction in 1980. He was convicted of Officer Davis' murder and received an additional 12 to 15 years. He has a parole hearing in September, 2019.

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R.I.P. Brother your sacrifice will not be forgotten.

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County of Bucks, Pa.
June 25, 2015

 

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