Patrolman Pitt McClellan Doxsie

Patrolman Pitt McClellan Doxsie

Independence Police Department, Iowa

End of Watch Tuesday, October 26, 1897

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Pitt McClellan Doxsie

Patrolman Doxsie was shot and killed while patrolling the downtown part of the city on horseback. His body was found in an alley. His murder was never solved.


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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Never identified

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Patrolman Doxsie,
on today, the 125th anniversary of your death I would just like to say thank you for your service and sacrifice for the citizens of Independence.


United States Border Patrol

October 26, 2022

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