Sheriff Seldon B. Lard

Sheriff Seldon B. Lard

Riley County Sheriff's Office, Kansas

End of Watch Wednesday, October 20, 1897

Seldon B. Lard

Sheriff Lard was shot and killed while he and a deputy attempted to serve a warrant for disturbing the peace and a prohibition violation to a man. When they encountered the man on a street the suspect opened fire, fatally wounding the Sheriff. The suspect was later apprehended by citizens.

Bio

  • Age Not available
  • Tour Not available
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Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Gun; Unknown type
  • Offender Apprehended

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Rest in Peace, Sheriff Lard. Your sacrifice is not forgotten.

Officer 11169

February 4, 2014

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