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Chief of Police Leonard J. Floyd | Boaz Police Department, Alabama Boaz Police Department, Alabama

Chief of Police

Leonard J. Floyd

Boaz Police Department, Alabama

End of Watch: Thursday, May 17, 1951

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Age: Not available

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Gun; Unknown type

Offender: Released from prison

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Chief Floyd, Sheriff E.M. Boyles, and Chief Deputy Bennett, of the Marshall County Sheriff's Department, were shot and killed while attempting to serve a warrant at a residence. Several suspects were wounded in the shootout. The men were convicted of the murders but have since been released from prison.

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End of Watch: Friday, May 18, 1951
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