Login | About Us | Contact Us | Search Connect With ODMP Facebook Twitter
ODMP Remembers...

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

Sheriff

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

· Leave a Reflection
· Add to My Heroes
· Update this memorial

Share this memorial:
Email to a Friend

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.

Leave a Reflection · Update Memorial

View all 10 Reflections

Most Recent Reflection

Rip Sheriff Benjamen thank you for your service you are not forgotten

James Morris Vistor to pay respects to fallen officers.
February 9, 2017

 

Create an account for more options, or use this form to leave a Reflection now:

(will show below Reflection)
(will show below Reflection)
(e-mail remains private)
Remember my rank, agency and email address
I have read and agree to the Reflections Terms of Use
(revised 5/31/2012)
 
All 2017 Deaths