Assistant Chief of Police Charles Herman Driggers, Sr.

Assistant Chief of Police Charles Herman Driggers, Sr.

Elba Police Department, Alabama

End of Watch Wednesday, September 2, 1964

Charles Herman Driggers, Sr.

Assistant Chief Charles Driggers was shot and killed and a Coffee County Deputy Sheriff was wounded while attempting to serve a peace warrant on a man. As the officers were walking up to the suspects residence he opened fire with a shotgun.

The suspect was convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to death on December 9, 1964.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Shotgun
  • Offender Sentenced to death

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Thst shot was the thing that mae me be born so small. MR. Driggers was a goo man an a and an honor to work with at all times, my Dsd Hief Smart. Hpnorably noted , not many got that from ole jak rarity indeed!

Sherri S Manning
SHERRI smart, Manning , youngest aughter of jak & donna smartbDrDEM

January 16, 2018

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