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Deputy Sheriff Thomas Simpson Fowler | Reno County Sheriff's Office, Kansas Reno County Sheriff's Office, Kansas

Deputy Sheriff

Thomas Simpson Fowler

Reno County Sheriff's Office, Kansas

End of Watch: Sunday, December 11, 1910

Bio & Incident Details

Age: Not available

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Gun; Unknown type

Offender: Not available

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Deputy Sheriff Thomas Fowler was shot and killed while transporting a subject to jail.

He had just arrested the man following a stakeout of burglary tools in Hutchinson. When the man arrived at the scene Deputy Fowler arrested him. The suspect attempted to bribe Deputy Fowler as he was being driven to jail. When Deputy Fowler refused the bribe the man produced a pistol and fired a warning shot. As Deputy Fowler reached for his own gun the man shot him.

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Rest in Peace, Deputy Fowler. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169
February 4, 2014

 

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