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Deputy Sheriff David Alois Horr | Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California

Deputy Sheriff

David Alois Horr

Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department, California

End of Watch: Sunday, February 9, 1958

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 34

Tour: 3 years

Badge # 95

Cause: Gunfire

Incident Date: 12/7/1957

Weapon: Shotgun; 16 gauge

Offender: Released after 7 years

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Deputy Horr succumbed to a gunshot wound received two months earlier after responding to a disturbance call. After receiving no response at the front door he went to the back door. When he knocked again he was shot from inside the home by a man with a 16-gauge shotgun. He was transported to the hospital with wounds to his stomach and hand.

The suspect was apprehended a short time later. He was convicted of second degree murder and served 7 years in prison.

Deputy Horr had served with the agency for 3 years and was assigned to the Montrose Station. He was survived by his wife and three sons.

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I didn't know you, but your my brother in law enforcement.. I know your sin Don, husband of my sister. He grew up to be a fine veteran, husband and father. Be proud.Rest in peace. We will meet in the future.

Rebel..Narcotics Task Force
Sister in law enforcement
June 2, 2015


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