Game Warden William Harlan Pogue

Game Warden William Harlan Pogue

Idaho Department of Fish and Game, Idaho

End of Watch Monday, January 5, 1981

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William Harlan Pogue

Game Warden Pogue and Game Warden Wilson Elms were shot and killed while attempting to arrest a poacher in Owyhee County.

The suspect was released from prison in February 2005.

Warden Pogue had served with the agency for 25 years.


  • Age 50
  • Tour 25 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Rifle; .22 caliber
  • Offender Released in February 2005

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Rest In peace sir. I was only 15 when you and Conley were murdered.For Claude Dallas to glorified as a hero is a travesty.

Retired deputy game warden for the state of Pa.,after 25 years of service.

Chris Grecco

Retired DWCO Chris Grecco
Pa. Game Commission Deputy Game Warden

April 21, 2020

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