Deputy Sheriff Samuel Robert Evans

Deputy Sheriff Samuel Robert Evans

Lackawanna County Sheriff's Office, Pennsylvania

End of Watch Friday, September 9, 1921

Samuel Robert Evans

Deputy Evans was shot and killed when he was mistaken for a bootlegging suspect while conducting an investigation.

Deputy Evans had served with the agency for 4 years. He was survived by his wife and child.

Bio

  • Age 40
  • Tour 4 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire (Accidental)

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To fully appreciate the heroes of the present, we must recognize our heroes of the past. Your heroism and service is honored today, the 92nd anniversary year of your death. I am priviliged to be among the first to leave a tribute to you. Your memory lives and you continue to inspire. Thank you for your service. My cherished son Larry Lasater was a fellow police officer who was murdered in the line of duty on April 24, 2005 while serving as a Pittsburg, CA police officer.

Time never diminishes respect. Your memory will always be honored and revered. Rest In Peace.

Phyllis Lasater Loya
mom of fallen Pittsburg (CA) officer Larry Lasater

May 2, 2013

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