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Wildlife Officer Dewey Henson McCall | North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission, North Carolina North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission, North Carolina

Wildlife Officer

Dewey Henson McCall

North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission, North Carolina

End of Watch: Sunday, September 5, 1971

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 45

Tour: Not available

Badge # Not available

Cause: Gunfire

Weapon: Gun; Unknown type

Offender: Paroled in 1978

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Wildlife Officer Dewey McCall was shot and killed in Burke County while issuing a man a citation for keeping two undersized trout.

Officer McCall was able to return fire and seriously wounded the subject.

The 60-year-old man was convicted of second degree murder and sentenced to 18 years in prison on February 19th, 1972. He was paroled December 12th, 1978.

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Rest in peace Wildlife Officer McCall. Six years for killing a brave officer. Justice stills is blind. Your valor was appreciated.

Rabbi Lewis S. Davis
September 5, 2016

 

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