Deputy Sheriff Frank Edwin Howard

Deputy Sheriff Frank Edwin Howard

Mohave County Sheriff's Office, Arizona

End of Watch Thursday, November 8, 1973

Frank Edwin Howard

Deputy Howard and Deputy Lloyd Heilman were killed in an aircraft accident while searching for escapees from the Mohave County Jail.

The two deputies were killed when their airplane crashed in the Cerbat Mountains during a multi-agency search for the five escapees. The fugitives were caught the next day.

Deputy Howard was survived by his wife, son, and daughter.

Bio

  • Age 57
  • Tour Not available
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Aircraft accident

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