Officer Perry P. Jones

Officer Perry P. Jones

Houston Police Department, Texas

End of Watch Sunday, January 30, 1927

Perry P. Jones

Officer Jones was shot and killed while attempting to arrest a suspect he believed was intoxicated. The suspect shot him in the head as he attempted to make the arrest.

The suspect was convicted of manslaughter and sentenced to 4 years. After being released from prison the murderer was killed by the former officer who investigated Officer Jones' murder during a confrontation.

Officer Jones had served with the agency for 4 months. He was survived by his four children and parents.

Bio

  • Age 33
  • Tour 4 months
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Shot and killed

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When a HPD Officer is killed in the line of duty is when I remember most of how a USELESS DRUNK to you away from My Dad & his brothers & sister. I wish so much that I could of had the chance to meet you. P.P.JONES

Grandson of a Slain HPD Officer
Grandson of a Slain HPD Officer

May 23, 2015

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