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Sheriff Benjamen McLean | Shelby County Sheriff's Office, Ohio Shelby County Sheriff's Office, Ohio


Benjamen McLean

Shelby County Sheriff's Office, Ohio

End of Watch: Friday, February 9, 1866

Bio & Incident Details

Age: 44

Tour: 3 years

Badge # Not available

Cause: Assault

Weapon: Not available

Offender: Not available

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Sheriff Benjamen McLean died from wounds he received from a beating he took trying to arrest two horse-thieves at night on the north side of Sidney square.

Sheriff McLean had served for three years with the agency and was survived by his wife and six children. He had been a salesman before becoming Sheriff and is buried in Graceland Cemetery in Sidney, Ohio.

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February 9, 2017


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