Patrolman William J. Snider

Patrolman William J. Snider

Mingo Junction Police Department, Ohio

End of Watch Friday, January 26, 1923

William J. Snider

Patrolman William Snider was shot and killed as he and another officer attempted to arrest a man for smuggling liquor.

As the officers walked the man to jail the man suddenly began to run, pulled a revolver, and shot Patrolman Snider in the abdomen.

Patrolman Snider had served with the agency for five years. He is buried at Union Cemetery in Steubenville, Ohio.

Bio

  • Age 26
  • Tour 5 years
  • Badge Not available

Incident Details

  • Cause Gunfire
  • Weapon Handgun
  • Offender Not available

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Rest In Peace sir. To this day we still have watch over your city!

PTLM. T. YOHO
MINGO JUNCTION POLICE DEPARTMENT

February 8, 2018

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