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Chief of Police John Hunley | Prestonsburg Police Department, Kentucky Prestonsburg Police Department, Kentucky

Chief of Police

John Hunley

Prestonsburg Police Department, Kentucky

End of Watch: Monday, April 22, 1929

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 57

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Gun; Unknown type

Offender: Sentenced to life

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Chief Hunley was shot and killed when he attempted to arrest three drunk men who were causing a disturbance. Two of the men were apprehended, convicted of murder, and sentenced to life.

Chief Hunley was survived by his wife.

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This was my great grandfather. Glad to find a little bit of information on my family heritage. Thank you for your service.

Denise Hunley
great-grand daughter
July 22, 2014

 

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