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Deputy Sheriff Willie Ellison Hall | Durham County Sheriff's Office, North Carolina Durham County Sheriff's Office, North Carolina

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Willie Ellison Hall

Durham County Sheriff's Office, North Carolina

End of Watch: Friday, October 18, 1929

Bio & Incident Details

Age: Not available

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Gun; Unknown type

Offender: Sentenced to 30 years

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Deputy Willie Hall was shot and killed while searching for illegal whiskey.

The suspect was convicted of first degree murder and sentenced to death on December 6, 1929. He was later granted a new trial and convicted of second degree murder. He was sentenced to 30 years hard labor on May 20, 1930.

Deputy Hall's brother, Deputy Onus Hall, was shot and killed on July 17, 1939, while responding to a disturbance.

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Deputy Sheriff Onus Y. Hall
Durham County Sheriff's Office, North Carolina
End of Watch: Monday, July 17, 1939
Cause: Gunfire

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A very sad happening when a family loses two sons in the line of duty. Rest in Eternal Peace Officers and thank you for your honorable service.

Margaret Hood (ret'd)
Citizen Watch
September 6, 2013

 

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